Difference between revisions of "Atriplex leucophylla"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Atriplex leucophylla''<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Atriplex leucophylla''<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Sand Mat or Beach Saltbush</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Sand Mat or Beach Saltbush</h3>
A beautiful grey-green groundcover that does great in coastal areas very close to the ocean. Needs good drainage.<br>
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:A beautiful grey-green groundcover that does great in coastal areas very close to the ocean. Needs good drainage.
  
 
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'''Plant Family:''' Chenopodiaceae
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:'''Plant Family:''' Chenopodiaceae
  
'''Plant Type:''' Shrub
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:'''Plant Type:''' Shrub
  
'''Height by Width:''' 1' H x 3-6' W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 1' H x 3-6' W
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Mat-forming
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Mat-forming
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Semi-deciduous
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Semi-deciduous
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
  
'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to occasional
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to occasional
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' Frost tender
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' Frost tender
  
'''Flower Season:''' Summer/Fall
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:'''Flower Season:''' Summer/Fall
  
'''Flower Color:''' Yellow
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:'''Flower Color:''' Yellow
  
'''Endangered?''' Not Listed
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not Listed
  
'''Distribution:''' North Coast, Central Coast, San Francisco Bay, South Coast, Channel Islands
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:'''Distribution:''' North Coast, Central Coast, San Francisco Bay, South Coast, Channel Islands
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Sandy soils and dunes
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Sandy soils and dunes
  
'''Hummingbirds:''' FALSE<br>
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[[Image:songbird_iconA.jpg]]
'''Birds:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Under Oaks:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Butterflies:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Clay:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Aromatic:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Slope/Erosion:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Container:''' FALSE<br>
 
  
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:'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
  
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'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
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:'''History'''<br>
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'''History'''<br>
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:'''Other Names'''<br>
  
'''Other Names'''<br>
 
  
'''Links'''<br>
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:'''Links'''<br>

Latest revision as of 05:46, 17 April 2009

Botanical Name: Atriplex leucophylla
Common Name: Sand Mat or Beach Saltbush

A beautiful grey-green groundcover that does great in coastal areas very close to the ocean. Needs good drainage.

Plant Family: Chenopodiaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 1' H x 3-6' W
Growth Habit: Mat-forming
Deciduous/Evergreen: Semi-deciduous
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
Cold Hardy to: Frost tender
Flower Season: Summer/Fall
Flower Color: Yellow
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: North Coast, Central Coast, San Francisco Bay, South Coast, Channel Islands
Natural Habitat: Sandy soils and dunes

Songbird iconA.jpg


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links