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Atriplex patula L.

Synonym
  • Atriplex agrestis Schur
  • Atriplex amana Post
  • Atriplex angustifolia Sm.
  • Atriplex campestris Mérat
  • Atriplex ceretana Sennen
  • Atriplex erecta Huds.
  • Atriplex macrodira Guss.
Vernacular Name
Common Orache, Spear Saltbush, Spear Orach, Spreading Orach
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Conservation status
No status defined
Value of species
Medicinal plant
Remarks
Detail
Occurrence: Ab(A), AE, Ag, Al, Ar, Au(A, L), Be(B, L), BH, Bl(I, M, N), Br, Bu, By, Cg, Co, Cr, Cs, Ct, Cy, Da, Eg, Es, -Fa, Fe, Ga(F), Ge, Gg, Gr, Hb(E, N), He, Ho, Hs(A, G, S), Hu, Ir, -Is, It, La, Le, Lt, Lu, Ma, Mk, Mo, No, Po, Rf(C, CS, E, K, N, NW, S), Rm, Sa, Si(M, S), Sk, Sl, Sn, Sr, Su, Sy, Tn, Tu(A, E), Uk(K, U), [nAz(F, P, S), dHb(E)] (EuroMed, 2018). A ruderal, circumboreal species of annual herbaceous plants in the genus Atriplex naturalized in many temperate regions. Although it is commonly asserted that Atriplex patula has been naturalized in North America only since the eighteenth century, seeds ascribed to this species occur on the west coast of North America in buried marsh deposits that predate European contact.
Book reference
  • Кузярін О.Т. Судинні рослини території торфовища "Білогорща” (м. Львів) // Наукові основи збереження біотичної різноманітності. - 2010. - Т.1(8), №1. - С.75-90.
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Experts
  • Alexander KUZYARIN, Dr, e-mail: kuzyarin@gmail.com

Taxonomic branch

Biota
Eukaryota
Plantae
Viridiplantae
Tracheophyta
Euphyllophytina
Magnoliopsida
Caryophyllales
Chenopodiaceae