Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Atriplex
Family: Chenopodiaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
patula
Sub Species
verreauxii
NOTES

A sprawling grey annual to 50 cm. It has coarsely toothed leaves which are often lobed below.


AUTHORITY
L.
Sub Author
(Aellen)
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Whitish flowers are clustered in elongate spikes. The fruiting bracts are rhomboid, often with small horns
Colour: White
Common Name
Saltbush
Habitat
NOTES: Generally found growing along the river banks
HABITAT NAME: Riverside
Uses
None known
None
Months
November
December
January
February
March
April
Synonyms for Species
Atriplex farinosa
Atriplex littoralis
Atriplex verreaxii



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