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Suaeda nigra  (Raf.) J. F. Macbr.
Bush seepweed
Suaeda nigra is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Suaeda moquinii
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Genus: Suaeda
Family: Chenopodiaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh

Communities: Coastal Salt Marsh, Coastal Sage Scrub, Sagebrush Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEFSuaeda moquinii
JEFSuaeda torreyana var. ramosissima
JEFSuaeda torreyana var. torreyana
PLANTSSuaeda moquinii
More information about  Suaeda nigra

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/02/2022).