Taxon  Report   12001 
Salicornia pacifica  Standl.
Glasswort,  Pacific swampfire, Pickleweed
Salicornia pacifica
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Salicornia pacifica
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Salicornia pacifica
© 2012 Robert Sikora
Salicornia pacifica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Salicornia pacifica
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
Genus: Salicornia
Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Sarcocornia pacifica
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TJM2: Salicornia virginica
TJM2: Sarcocornia pacifica
More information about  Salicornia pacifica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 23, 2017).

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