Taxon  Report   1012 
Atriplex tularensis  Cov.
Bakersfield smallscale,  Tulare saltbush
Atriplex tularensis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1A (presumed extinct).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered .

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Genus: Atriplex
Shadscale Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Atriplex cordulata var. tularensis
TJM2: Obione tularensis
 More information about  Atriplex tularensis
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 08, 2015).

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