Taxon  Report   979    
Atriplex elegans  (Moq.) D. Dietr.  var. fasciculata  (S. Watson) M. E. Jones
Wheelscale saltbush
Atriplex elegans var. fasciculata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Atriplex
Parent: Atriplex elegans
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Atriplex elegans ssp. fasciculata
PLANTS: Atriplex fasciculata
More information about  Atriplex elegans var. fasciculata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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).