Cattle-Spinach (Atriplex polycarpa)
Cattle-Spinach Species Description
This species is native to North America north of Mexico.
Allergenicity: Cattle-Spinach (Atriplex polycarpa) is a severe allergen.
Pollination: Occurs in following seasons depending on latitude and elevation: Summer to Fall.
Angiosperm - Flowering Dicot: Plants in this group have two embryonic leaves (dicotyledons). Examples of dicotyledons are beans, buttercups, oaks, sunflowers, etc.
Shrub: A woody plant smaller than a tree, and usually with several stems from the same root.
Perennial: Living for many years.
Wetland Plant: Plants growing in aquatic or wetland habitats. These include all known floating, submerged, and emergent taxa, plus those that are found in permanently or seasonally wet habitats.
Woody Stem: Non-herbaceous. Lignified.
Cattle-Spinach Species Usage
More Cattle-Spinach (Atriplex polycarpa) imagesby Jessie M. Harris from BONAP