Taxon  Report   11355    
Atriplex argentea  Nutt.  var. expansa  (S. Watson) S.L. Welsh & Reveal
Mojave silverscale
Atriplex argentea var. expansa
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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Atriplex argentea var. expansa
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Atriplex argentea var. expansa
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Atriplex argentea var. expansa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Atriplex argentea var. expansa
© 2018 Hailey Laskey
Genus: Atriplex
Parent: Atriplex argentea
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Atriplex argentea ssp. expansa
ICPN: Atriplex argentea var. mohavensis
ICPN: Atriplex expansa
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More information about  Atriplex argentea var. expansa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).