Calflora
Taxon  Report   966    
Atriplex californica  Moq.

(no longer an active name)

California salt bush,   California saltbush
Atriplex californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: Chenopodiaceae  
Genus: Atriplex

Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh

Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Salt Marsh, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSExtriplex californica
More information about  Atriplex californica

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 06/23/2021).