B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Atriplex nuttallii is cold hardy
USDA Zone:6 -10° to 0°F (-23.5° to -18°C)
|Type of plant - sub-shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
small, in ax. clusts. or spikes
2-4cm., linear to obl.-spath., farinose
|Height, in meters: 1
Height, in feet: 3.30
|Atriplex nuttallii sales history
Common names for Atriplex nuttallii:
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|57||: Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List|
|76||: Californian Native Plant Seed List|
|87||: Natives of Central U.S.A.|
|153||: Semi Salt Tolerant Plant Seeds|
|154||: Salt Tolerant Plant Seed List|
|173||: Land Reclamation Plant Shrub and Tree List|
|720||: Fire Resistant Plants|
|Different classes of resistance: some grow back, some don't burn, a few have highly inflammable leaves that leave the rest of the plant intact, some trees don't have lower branches.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Atriplex nuttallii seeds will usually germinate in 9-21 days.
Can be sown in situ