Atriplex turbinata (R.H.Anderson) Aellen APNI*
Synonyms: Atriplex leptocarpa var. turbinata (R.H.Anderson) J.M.Black APNI*
Description: Spreading annual to c. 25 cm high, monoecious.
Leaves spreading, broadest c. the middle, ovate to broad-ovate, to 10 mm long, apex obtuse, margins entire to sinuate; petiolate.
Flowers in axillary clusters. Fruiting bracteoles with a stipe-like base and an expanded fan-like apex, 6–10 mm long, upper margin sinuate; appendages absent.
Distribution and occurrence:
NSW subdivisions: NFWP
Other Australian states: Qld S.A. N.T.
Text by S. W. L. Jacobs
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 (1990)
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