Taxon  Report   1003    
Atriplex semibaccata  R. Br.
Australian saltbush
Atriplex semibaccata
© 2007 Neal Kramer
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Atriplex semibaccata
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Atriplex semibaccata
© 2003 Debra Valov
Atriplex semibaccata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate

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Atriplex semibaccata
© 2015 James Bailey
Genus: Atriplex
Communities: (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Atriplex flagellaris
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).