Fourwing Saltbush (Atriplex canescens var. canescens)

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Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Semi-evergreen
Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Other: Only female and hermaphrodite plants produce fruit.
Flowers: Showy
Inconspicuous
Other: Female flowers are inconspicuous, male flowers are showy.
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Layering
Pollinators: Wind
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Thorned
Dioecious

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