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Flowers:

July to October

Atriplex halimus (Chenopodiaceae)

Shrubby Orache

Erect and tangled shrub to 2m. Leaves characteristically oval to triangular shaped and pale greenish grey. Flowers (separate male & female) in leafless terminal spikes.

Sandy and rocky coastlines.

(halimus: Gk. Maritime)

 

 

Spring growth. 5.4.2004