Shadescale Saltbush

 Atriplex confertifolia                                                           

 

 

 

Perennial low growing dioecious shrub

Important forage and cover for wildlife and cattle, land reclamation and conservation

 

 

 

Adaptation Min Precip. (inches) Height (feet) Native or Introduced Flower Color Seeds per Pound
Wide range of soils, prefers well drained 6 1-3 Native Yellow 60,000