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