Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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prickly Russian thistle
Kali tragus
Kali tragus
prickly Russian thistle Atriplex/Chenopodium
Kali tragus Amaranthaceae
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English common name
  •prickly Russian thistle
Spanish common names
  •barrilla borde
  •almajo de jaboneros
accepted scientific name
  •Kali tragus (L.) Scop.
rules for finding collection records
  •Kali tragus (7)
  •Salsola iberica (0)
  •Salsola kali (64)
  •Salsola pestifer (0)
  •Salsola tragus (7)
family name
  • Amaranthaceae
Image Author: ©2004 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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