Taxon  Report   11092 
Suaeda nigra  (Raf.) J. F. Macbr.
Bush seepweed
Suaeda nigra
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
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Suaeda nigra
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Suaeda nigra
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Suaeda nigra, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Suaeda nigra
© 2006 Steven Perkins
Genus: Suaeda
Coastal Salt Marsh, Coastal Sage Scrub, Sagebrush Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Suaeda moquinii
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Suaeda fruticosa
ICPN: Suaeda moquinii
ICPN: Suaeda torreyana var. ramosissima
ICPN: Suaeda torreyana var. torreyana
More information about  Suaeda nigra
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

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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: Sep 25, 2018).

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