Atriplex coronata var. coronata

Endemic
Synonyms: Atriplex coronata var. verna Atriplex verna
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 4. Treatment on page 360.

Stems decumbent to ascending; basal branches and leaves typically alternate. Fruiting bracteoles almost sessile, body subcircular in profile, ± compressed, (2–)4–5 mm, united to summit, truncate at the irregularly toothed summit, sides smooth or obscurely to definitely tuberculate.


Phenology: Flowering spring–fall.
Habitat: Alkaline sink scrub, growing with Atriplex polycarpa and other salt desert shrubs and forbs
Elevation: 50-200 m

Discussion

Selected References

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Lower Taxa

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Stanley L. Welsh +
S. Watson +
Pusillae +
50-200 m +
Alkaline sink scrub, growing with Atriplex polycarpa and other salt desert shrubs and forbs +
Flowering spring–fall. +
Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts +
Atriplex coronata var. verna +  and Atriplex verna +
Atriplex coronata var. coronata +
Atriplex coronata +
variety +