Saltbushes

Atriplex

Saltbrush 3

Saltbush

The scientific name for Saltbush is Atriplex Canescens. Its height can be up to 10 feet tall. The leaves are 0.5 to 2 inches long. The plant can change gender when
they need to.

Resources:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atriplex_canescens
https://www.fs.fed.us/wildflowers/plant-of-the-week/atriplex_canescens.shtml

By Freya Hassan (2nd grade) Chinook Spirit Children’s Academy

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  1. (c) Freya Hassan, all rights reserved, uploaded by chinookspirit, https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/12017658
  2. (c) chinookspirit, all rights reserved, uploaded by chinookspirit, https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/12017660
  3. Adapted by chinookspirit from a work by (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atriplex

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