GARDNER'S SALTBUSH suitable for counties:
UTAH: Daggett
WYOMING: Albany, Big Horn, Campbell, Carbon, Converse, Crook, Fremont, Johnson, Lincoln, Natrona, Niobrara, Park, Sheridan, Sublette, Sweetwater, Uinta, Washakie, Weston
COLORADO: Delta, Jackson, Mesa, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Rio Blanco, Weld
IDAHO: Bear Lake, Cassia, Elmore, Franklin
MONTANA: Beaverhead, Big Horn, Blaine, Carbon, Carter, Cascade, Custer, Fergus, Gallatin, Garfield, Golden Valley, McCone, Meagher, Missoula, Musselshell, Park, Petroleum, Phillips, Pondera, Powder River, Richland, Rosebud, Sanders, Sheridan, Teton, Toole, Wheatland
NORTH DAKOTA: Adams, Barnes, Billings, Bowman, Burke, Cavalier, Divide, Dunn, Emmons, Golden Valley, Grant, Hettinger, McKenzie, McLean, Morton, Mountrail, Pembina, Sheridan, Sioux, Slope, Stark, Stutsman, Ward, Williams
SOUTH DAKOTA: Brule, Butte, Dewey, Harding, Mellette, Pennington, Shannon

Gardner's saltbush belongs to family of chenopodiaceae plants, its species name is gardneri. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Gardner's saltbush has gray-green foliage and bears yellow colored flowers. Gardner's saltbush booms in late summer.The plant grows in semi-erect form with multiple stems. Gardner's saltbush is a slow growing plant, a mature Gardner's saltbush can grow up to 4.0 feet. This plant is highly tolerant to draught conditions.

Height, Mature (feet) : 4.0 Foliage Color : Gray-Green
Growth Form : Multiple Stem Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -38
Frost Free Days, Minimum : 110 Drought Tolerance : High
Bloom Period : Late Summer Growth Rate : Slow
Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Yellow
Palatable Human : No


Seeds per Pound : 111450 Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Fall
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Bloom Period : Late Summer
Fruit/Seed Abundance : Medium Seedling Vigor : Medium
Fruit/Seed Persistence : No Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Corms : No Propogated by Cuttings : No
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Small Grain : No
Vegetative Spread Rate : None Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Propogated by Bare Root : Yes
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Seed : Yes


Fuelwood Product : - - Palatable Browse Animal : High
Palatable Graze Animal : Low Protein Potential : Medium
Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : No
Fodder Product : No Lumber Product : No
Naval Store Product : No Nursery Stock Product : No
Palatable Human : No Post Product : No
Pulpwood Product : No Veneer Product : No


After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - - Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 4
Height, Mature (feet) : 4.0 Fruit Color : Brown
Foliage Texture : Coarse Foliage Color : Gray-Green
Lifespan : Long C:N Ratio : Medium
Foliage Porosity Summer : Moderate Growth Form : Multiple Stem
Coppice Potential : No Fall Conspicuous : No
Fire Resistance : No Flower Conspicuous : No
Fruit Conspicuous : No Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : No Low Growing Grass : No
Bloat : None Nitrogen Fixation : None
Toxicity : None Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous
Shape and Orientation : Semi-Erect Growth Rate : Slow
Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Yellow
Resprout Ability : Yes

Growth Requirements

Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -38 Frost Free Days, Minimum : 110
Precipitation (Minimum) : 12 Precipitation (Maximum) : 12
Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 1200 Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 20
pH (Minimum) : 6.6 Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 700
pH (Maximum) : 9.0 CaCO3 Tolerance : High
Drought Tolerance : High Fire Tolerance : High
Salinity Tolerance : High Shade Tolerance : Intolerant
Fertility Requirement : Low Moisture Use : Low
Anaerobic Tolerance : None Hedge Tolerance : None
Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : Yes Cold Stratification Required : Yes



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