Atriplex patula, is annual, with green leaves, insignificant flowers, grows in moist, saline places, coastal and interior. north coast of California, foothills of the Cascade range, central coast, San Francisco Bay, to Alaska, eastern north America, Eurasia. Found in alkali sink and coastal salt marsh communities.
Syn. Atriplex patula.
Atriplex patula var. hastata tolerates seaside conditions, salt, no drainage and seasonal flooding.
Foliage of Atriplex patula var. hastata is stressdeciduous.
Flower of Atriplex patula var. hastata has color yellow.
Communities for Atriplex patula var. hastata:Alkali Sink and Coastal Salt Marsh.