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Atriplex littoralis

Grass-leaved orache

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Features

  • BloomsJune to August
  • Height0.6m
  • Growth HabitBroad bushy
  • Flower ColourGreen red
  • Leaf ColourBlue-green

Description

Atriplex littoralis (Grass-leaved orache). This species is a bushy herb with linear blue-green leaves.

Characteristics

Annual or Perennial, Evergreen, Herbaceous

Other common names

Orache

Interest and use

Suitable for coastal conditions.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Light, Medium, Poor quality
  • WaterDry

Cultivation

You can grow the shrubs in well-drained soil which is poor to moderately fertile with full sun.

Propagation

Sow the seeds from spring to the early summer.

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