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slender Russian-thistle
Salsola collina
slender Russian-thistle Atriplex/Chenopodium
Salsola collina Amaranthaceae
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common names
  slender Russian-thistle
  tumbleweed
accepted scientific name
  Salsola collina Pall.
rules for finding collection records
  Salsola collina (366)
family name
  Amaranthaceae
Image Author: ©2014 David Thornburg, downloaded from SEINet
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is .1 to .2 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of June thru 3rd week of October

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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Disturbed
Grassland
Sand
Riparian
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.
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