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Salsola kali
tumbleweed Atriplex/Chenopodium
Salsola kali Amaranthaceae
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common names
  tumbleweed
  prickly Russian thistle
  Russian thistle
accepted scientific name
  Salsola kali L.
rules for finding collection records
  Salsola kali (1165)
family name
  Amaranthaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Luigi Rignanese
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color color color color
Leaf: Alternate, Opposite
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 1st week of November
Invasive in OH

How Likely at this Location (33%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Salsola tragus and Salsola kali are likely the same and may now be called Kali tragus.
base map where plant found

Disturbed
Sand
Desert
Riparian
Grassland
grid lines base