Taxon  Report   978    
Atriplex elegans  (Moq.) D. Dietr.  var. elegans 
Wheelscale saltbush
Atriplex elegans var. elegans
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Atriplex elegans var. elegans, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Atriplex elegans var. elegans
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Genus: Atriplex
Parent: Atriplex elegans
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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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 15, 2019).