Calflora
Taxon  Report   10508    
Atriplex dioica  Raf.
Spike saltbush
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Atriplex dioica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period

Wetlands:
Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Atriplex patula var. subspicata
ICPN: Atriplex subspicata
ICPN: Chenopodium subspicatum
More information about  Atriplex dioica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ENDI)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2018).

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