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Suaeda taxifolia  (Standl.) Standl.
Woolly seablite
Suaeda taxifolia is a shrub that is native to California, and also found in Baja California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).
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Genus: Suaeda
Family: Chenopodiaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: salt-marsh, edges, coastal

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTSSuaeda californica var. pubescens
JEF + PLANTSSuaeda californica var. taxifolia
PLANTSSuaeda taxifolia ssp. brevifolia
Information about  Suaeda taxifolia from other sources
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SUTA2)

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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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 02/06/2023).