Salicornia virginica L.
  • Sp. Pl.

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Salicornia virginica L. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 16 Oct 2021'

General Information

"Rhizomatous perennial; main stems hard or woody, prostrate, rooting, forming mats and emitting erect or ascending flowering stems 1–3 dm; spikes 1–4 cm × 2.5–3 mm, the joints 2.5–3 mm; central fl cuneate-obovate, truncate across the top, scarcely surpassing the obliquely ovate lateral ones; seeds 0.7–1 mm. Salt marshes; Mass. to Tex.; Alas. to Calif., W.I., Europe, and n. Afr. (S. ambigua; Sarcocornia perennis)"

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    • 1 "Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp."
    • 2 Sp. Pl.

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