Calflora
Taxon  Report   3955    
Grayia spinosa  (Hook.) Moq.
Hop sage,  Spiny hopsage
Grayia spinosa, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Grayia

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Chenopodium spinosum
PLANTS: Atriplex grayi
PLANTS: Atriplex spinosa
More information about  Grayia spinosa
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (GRSP)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 09, 2020).