Calflora
Taxon  Report   11164    
Atriplex coronata  S. Watson  var. vallicola  (Hoover) S. L.Welsh
Lost hills crownscale
Atriplex coronata var. vallicola
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Atriplex coronata var. vallicola
© 2004 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Atriplex coronata var. vallicola
© 2006 Steve Matson
Atriplex coronata var. vallicola, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Atriplex vallicola
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Atriplex coronata var. vallicola
© 2018 Mitchell Coleman
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Atriplex
Parent: Atriplex coronata
Communities: Shadscale Scrub, Valley Grassland, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: vernal-pools

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Atriplex vallicola

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Atriplex vallicola
More information about  Atriplex coronata var. vallicola
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ATVA)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 13, 2018).

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