Page author: David Giblin
Atriplex argentea
silver orache, silverscale orache

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; central British Columbia to California, east to the Great Plains.

Habitat: Dry or alkaline soil.

Flowers: July-September

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Annual, Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Wind


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Accepted Name:
Atriplex argentea Nutt.
Publication: Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 198. 1818.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Atriplex argentea in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Atriplex argentea checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Atriplex argentea information.

E-Flora BC: Atriplex argentea atlas page.

CalPhotos: Atriplex argentea photos.

USDA Plants: Atriplex argentea information.

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