Taxon  Report   7256 
Salicornia rubra  A. Nelson
Red pickleweed,  Red swampfire
Salicornia rubra
© 2009 Robert Sivinski
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Salicornia rubra, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Salicornia rubra
© 2007 Trent M. Draper
Genus: Salicornia
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Salicornia europaea ssp. rubra
PLANTS: Salicornia europaea var. prona
More information about  Salicornia rubra
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 22, 2018).

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