Old Man Saltbush
(Atriplex nummularifolia)

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A bushy shrub with thick grey leaves and stems growing from 1.5 to 3.0 metres. It has limited forage potential for stock and is highly salt tolerant.

Type
Native
Maintenance
Low
Water use
Minimal
Lifecycle
Perennial
Container
Zero
Size
Small shrubs 0.5 - 3 metres
Foliage
Evergreen
Zones
Arid interior, Semi-arid with winter rain, Moist temperate with warm summers, Winter rains with dry summers, Semi-arid with summer rain
Tolerances
Frost, Wind, Salt
Regions
Alice Water Smart
Flowering seasons
Spring