Taxon  Report   10333 
Salicornia depressa  Standl.
Virginia glasswort
Salicornia depressa
© 2006 Doreen L. Smith
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Salicornia depressa
© 2012 Jason Matthias Mills
Salicornia depressa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Salicornia depressa
© 2012 Jason Matthias Mills
Genus: Salicornia
Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Salicornia europaea sensu
PLANTS: Salicornia europaea var. pachystachya
PLANTS: Salicornia europaea var. simplex
PLANTS: Salicornia maritima
PLANTS: Salicornia virginica
TJM2 + PLANTS: Salicornia europaea
More information about  Salicornia depressa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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: Mar 19, 2018).

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