Atriplex elegans var. fasciculata (S. Wats.) M.E. Jones (redirected from: Atriplex fasciculata)
Family: Amaranthaceae
wheelscale saltbush
[Atriplex elegans subsp. fasciculata (S. Wats.) Hall & Clements,  more]
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Stems 0.5-4.5 dm. Fruiting bracteoles sessile, samaralike, orbiculate, compressed, 3-4 mm, united to beyond middle, margin rather minutely and acutely toothed, teeth mainly 0.3- 0.5 mm. Seeds 1.5 mm. Flowering spring-fall. Alkaline flats, valley grasslands, deserts; 70-1000 m; Ariz, Calif., Nev.; Mexico (Baja California).