Taxon  Report   9724    
Atriplex micrantha  Ledeb.
Twoscale saltbush
Atriplex micrantha
© 2013 Trent M. Draper
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Atriplex micrantha
© Mary Winter
Atriplex micrantha, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Atriplex micrantha
© 2013 Mary Winter
Genus: Atriplex
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Atriplex heterosperma
More information about  Atriplex micrantha
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 20, 2019).