Plant family: Chenopodiaceae - Goosefoot
Plant type: Shrub
Plant origin: N/A, California
Coastal Sage Scrub, Riparian
Clay, Decomposed Granite, Sand, Sandy Loam
Fire Resistance, Good in Containers, Lawn Substitute
This is a small, flesshy leaved shrub that is found native only to the southern California coast. It has hairy to hairless leaves and grows in high salt soil, surviving in high salt soils along the coast. The leaves are light green, to pale green and it produces large, upright spears of plantles in the spring to summer. It needs alot of oisture and does best along the coastal areas.
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