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Atriplex halimus

Classification

Order: Caryophyllales
   Family: Chenopodiaceae
            Genus: Atriplex
                        Specie: Atriplex halimus

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 6 ft (1.8 m)

Cultivation: Moderately fertile well-drained soil

Features: Silvery foliage; green spikes of flowers in late summer

Uses: Seaside areas Dry gardens

Zones: 8-10

Description: From saltmarshes of southern Europe, this is a spreading shrub up to 6 ft (1.8 m) in height, somewhat similar to the Southern Hemisphere Atriplex cinerea, but with slightly larger, more silvery leaves. Irregular spikes of greenish white flowers app

Growth Habit: Dense spreading habit

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