Taxon  Report   10508    
Atriplex dioica  Raf.
Spike saltbush
Atriplex dioica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
also called Atriplex subspicata

Bloom Period
Genus: Atriplex

Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Atriplex patula var. subspicata
JEF: Atriplex subspicata
JEF: Chenopodium subspicatum
More information about  Atriplex dioica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jun 05, 2020).