Calflora
Taxon  Report   987    
Atriplex lentiformis  (Torr.) S. Watson  ssp. lentiformis   (no longer an active name)
Big saltbush,  Brewer's saltbrush, Quail brush
Atriplex lentiformis ssp. lentiformis
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Atriplex lentiformis ssp. lentiformis
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Atriplex lentiformis ssp. lentiformis
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Atriplex lentiformis ssp. lentiformis, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Atriplex lentiformis ssp. lentiformis
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Atriplex breweri
ICPN: Atriplex orbicularis
NOTE: Atriplex lentiformis ssp. lentiformis is no longer an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Atriplex lentiformis ssp. lentiformis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ATLEL)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 19, 2018).

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