Taxon  Report   988    
Atriplex lentiformis  (Torr.) S. Watson  ssp. torreyi  (S. Watson) H. M. Hall & Clem.  
(no longer an active name)
Torrey's saltbush,  Water sage
Atriplex lentiformis ssp. torreyi, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Alkali Sink, Shadscale Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF other name:
Atriplex torreyi var. torreyi

PLANTS other name:
Atriplex torreyi

NOTE: Atriplex lentiformis ssp. torreyi is no longer an active name.
More information about  Atriplex lentiformis ssp. torreyi
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Oct 19, 2019).