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shadscale

[′shad‚skāl]
(botany)
Atriplex confertifolia. A small shiny shrub found in the Great Basin Desert.
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Holthausen RS, Caldwell MM (1980) Seasonal dynamics of root system respiration in Atriplex confertifolia.
Saline land that would be indicated by salt-lovers like Atriplex confertifolia (of the saltbush group) or Kochia would support crops only in very rainy years.
salina Allenrolfea occidentalis S Atriplex canescens S Atriplex confertifolia S Suaeda torreyana Ss