BLUEGREEN SALTBUSH

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BLUEGREEN SALTBUSH suitable for counties:
CALIFORNIA: Los Angeles

Bluegreen saltbush belongs to family of chenopodiaceae plants, its species name is nummularia. This plant grows actively in spring and fall. Bluegreen saltbush has gray-green foliage and bears yellow colored flowers. Bluegreen saltbush booms in winter.The plant grows in erect form with single stem. Bluegreen saltbush is a slow growing plant, a mature Bluegreen saltbush can grow up to 9.0 feet. This plant is highly tolerant to draught conditions.

Active Growth Period : Spring and Fall Flower Color : Yellow
Foliage Color : Gray-Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Slow Height, Mature (feet) : 9.0
Drought Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 150
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -8 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Winter
SHOW ALL PLANT CHARACTERSTICS

Reproduction

Bloom Period : Winter Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Fruit/Seed Abundance : Medium Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Winter
Fruit/Seed Period End : Winter Fruit/Seed Persistence : No
Propogated by Bare Root : Yes Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : No Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : 140000
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : Low
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None

Use

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

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Spring and Fall After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : High
Coppice Potential : No Fall Conspicuous : No
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : Yellow
Flower Conspicuous : No Foliage Color : Gray-Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Dense Foliage Porosity Winter : Moderate
Foliage Texture : Coarse Fruit Color : Brown
Fruit Conspicuous : No Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Slow Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 9
Height, Mature (feet) : 9.0 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : No Lifespan : Long
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : Yes Shape and Orientation : Erect
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : No Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : High Cold Stratification Required : No
Drought Tolerance : High Fertility Requirement : Medium
Fire Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 150
Hedge Tolerance : High Moisture Use : Low
pH (Minimum) : 6.0 pH (Maximum) : 9.0
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 700 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 1700
Precipitation (Minimum) : 17 Precipitation (Maximum) : 17
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 20 Salinity Tolerance : High
Shade Tolerance : Intolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -8

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Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. Australia.

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