Calflora
Taxon  Report   13174    
Extriplex californica  (Moq.) E.H. Zacharias
California orach
Extriplex californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Extriplex
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Salt Marsh, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Atriplex californica

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Atriplex californica
More information about  Extriplex californica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 26, 2019).