Taxon  Report   993 
Atriplex pacifica  A. Nels.
Pacific saltbrush,  South coast saltbush, South coast saltscale
Atriplex pacifica
© 2015 Robert Steers
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Atriplex pacifica
© 2004 Vince Scheidt
Atriplex pacifica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Baja California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Atriplex pacifica
© 2004 Vince Scheidt
Genus: Atriplex
Alkali Sink, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian
Habitat: playas, coastal
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Atriplex ramosissima
TJM2: Obione microcarpa
More information about  Atriplex pacifica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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:   (Accessed: Feb 24, 2018).

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