Atriplex lindleyi Moq. APNI*
Synonyms: Atriplex halimoides APNI*
Atriplex lindleyi subsp. inflata (F.Muell.) Paul G.Wilson APNI*
Atriplex inflata APNI*
Description: Erect or spreading annual to 40 cm high, monoecious.
Leaves obovate to narrow-elliptic, to 4 cm long, apex acute to obtuse, margins entire to strongly toothed; petiolate.
Flowers axillary, solitary or in clusters. Fruiting bracteoles fused, inflated, c. 1–15 mm long and as wide, margins ± entire; appendages absent.
Distribution and occurrence: Widespread and abundant at times in the drier areas.
NSW subdivisions: NWP, SWP, NFWP, SFWP
Other Australian states: Qld Vic. W.A. S.A. N.T.
Text by S. W. L. Jacobs
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 (1990)
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