CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record atriplex_gardneri_var._falcata - Tue, Dec. 7, 2021, 18:25 ET b
Atriplex gardneri var. falcata
common namefalcate saltbush
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life formperennial herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 2B.2
LIST 2B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California, but more common elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S2S3   S2S3: Intermediate between S2 and S3
global rank
G4T4Q      ranking system key
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (12):
Poleta Canyon (413D) 3711833, Wendel (620C) 4012032, Shaffer Mountain (621A) 4012043, Standish (621C) 4012034, Five Springs (638C) 4012052, Karlo (639D) 4012053, Gallatin Peak (640C) 4012056, Tunnison Mountain (640D) 4012055, Shields Creek (691A) 4112043, Rattlesnake Butte (692B) 4112046, Canby (693A) 4112047, Payne Peak (708D) 4112053
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Inyo (INY), Lassen (LAS), Modoc (MOD), Idaho (ID), Montana (MT), Nevada (NV), Oregon (OR), Utah (UT), Washington (WA), Wyoming (WY)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Chenopod scrub (ChScr)
•Great Basin scrub (GBScr)/often alkaline
blooming period May-Aug  
elevation range1200 - 1700 meters
Possibly threatened by grazing and pipeline construction. See Contributions to Western Botany 11:19 (1903) for original description, and Great Basin Naturalist 44(2):191 (1984) for revised nomenclature.
full nameAtriplex gardneri (Moq.) D. Dietr. var. falcata (Jones) Welsh
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  ATGAF Element Code  PDCHE040J0
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Tue, Dec. 7, 2021 from

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