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Atriplex polycarpa Seeds


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Botanical nameAtriplex polycarpa
Common nameCattle spinach

Drought-tolerant and tough as nails, this 4-6′ high shrub is a host plant for several butterflies, including the Mojave sootywing and the San Emigdio Blue. Tolerates alkaline and saline soils. Prefers full sun.

Plant TypeShrub
Mature Size4-6’H x 4-6’W
Flower ColorInconspicuous
Flowering SeasonSummer
Cold ToleranceHardy to 15F
Wildlife BenefitedButterflies/Moths, birds
Sowing TimeFall, Winter, Spring
Pre- TreatmentNone

Please note that we can only ship to CA, NV, AZ, and UT. Packet weighs about .5 grams.

Sowing Guide

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Additional information

Weight.0011 lbs