Atriplex semibaccata. creeping saltbush

Family Chenopodiaceae
Description Prostrate subshrub
Flowering Time warmer months
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Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities grasslands, grassy woodlands, Acacia woodlands such as Myall woodland
Soil Types medium to heavy
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values Extremely valuable species for large scale direct seeding programs. Tolerates high EC and high pH found on many mine spoil materials. Germinates and establishes very quickly assisting in soil stabilisation.
Amenity / Ornamental Values useful groundcover
Other Values
Water Deficit very high
Compaction high
Waterlogging average
Shade average
Minimum Temperature -5
Average no. Seeds per Gram contact us for details
Viability Period medium
Dormancy none
Treatment none
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees
Direct Seeding easy