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Atriplex  confertifolia (Torr. & Frémont) S.Watson   
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FamilyAMARANTHACEAE
Genus species var.Atriplex  confertifolia (Torr. & Frémont) S.Watson 
SynonymsObione confertifolia Torr. & Frémont (basionym)
 Atriplex collina Wooton & Standl.
 Atriplex subconferta Rydb.
Territory
semideserts of w. USA
Description densely grey or white scaly, branches rigid, spinose, leaves numerous, alternate, broadly elliptic to suborbiculate dioecious
Size20-60cm
Color
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyHitchcock, C.L.: Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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