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ball saltbush
Atriplex fruticulosa
ball saltbush Atriplex/Chenopodium
Atriplex fruticulosa Amaranthaceae
common name
  ball saltbush
accepted scientific name
  Atriplex fruticulosa Jeps.
rules for finding collection records
  Atriplex fruticulosa (136)
family name
Image Author: ©2016 John Doyen
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed last week of February thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (37)
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Salt Marsh
Native Plant Status
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native Native
native Not Present

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