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Atriplex lentiformis breweri - Brewer's Saltbush
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Botanic Name: Atriplex lentiformis breweri
Common Name: Brewer's Saltbush
Size: 7'h x 7'w
Sun: Sun
H20: Occ.H2O/dry

Description:
Almost evergreen, unusually tolerant of direct seashore conditions or highly alkaline desert soils. Flowers and seeds attract birds. Fire resistant. Native to CA coast south of San Francisco inland to Riverside county. Grows 5-7' high; can be hedge sheared. Plant 4-6' apart for solid cover. Seeds, leaves and young shoots are edible, however it can absorb selenium if it is present in the soil, so caution is advised. Ashes have been used as substitute for baking powder.

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This plant IS NOT LISTED on our most current availability list.
Call (650) 851-1668 to have your name added to the wait list. In instances where the plant is one we grow but is not in stock, we will inform you when it is next available.

Please note that this plant is not listed by our propagation manager as a plant we intend to carry and is provided as a 'legacy' page only.
Often we can suggest an appropriate substitution, please give us a call. Status of this plant subject to change.


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