Four-Wing Saltbush

 Atriplex canescens                                                           




Perennial evergreen branched dioecious shrub

Can become as tall as 10'

Erosion control, low maintenace landscaping, common winter browse for game

Thrives in desert climates with 6"-14" of annual precipitation on moderate to deep soils



Adaptation Min Precip. (inches) Height (feet) Native or Introduced Flower Color Seeds per Pound
Wide range of soils, clays to sands 8 2-10 Native Yellow 50,000