Taxon  Report   7874 
Suaeda calceoliformis  (Hook.) Moquin
Horned sea blite,  Pursh seepweed
Suaeda calceoliformis
© 2011 Mary Winter
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Suaeda calceoliformis
© 2011 Mary Winter
Suaeda calceoliformis
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Suaeda calceoliformis, 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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Suaeda calceoliformis
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Genus: Suaeda
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub, Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Dondia depressa
PLANTS: Schoberia occidentalis
PLANTS: Suaeda americana
PLANTS: Suaeda depressa
PLANTS: Suaeda maritima var. americana
PLANTS: Suaeda minutiflora
ICPN: Suaeda depressa var. depressa
ICPN + PLANTS: Suaeda depressa var. erecta
More information about  Suaeda calceoliformis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Jun 17, 2018).

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