Atriplex hortensis

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaChenopodiaceaeAtriplexAtriplex hortensis

Ecology

An erect annual occurring as a casual on waste ground, rubbish tips and roadsides. It is an occasional bird-seed alien, sometimes escaping from gardens and allotments. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Supposedly native of C. Asia; cultivated widely and naturalised in C. & S. Europe.

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000003115