Taxon  Report   8774    
Atriplex subtilis  Stutz & G. L. Chu
Deltoid bract saltbush
Atriplex subtilis
© 2010 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Atriplex subtilis
© 2000 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Atriplex subtilis
© 2010 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Atriplex subtilis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Atriplex subtilis
© 2000 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Genus: Atriplex
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Atriplex parishii var. subtilis
More information about  Atriplex subtilis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (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:   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).