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Common Orache


A common plant of bare, disturbed ground, often near farmland.


 

 

Common Name Common Orache
Scientific Name Atriplex patula
Species Group Goosefoot Family Amaranthaceae
Status
Interest Level
1
Visabile
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Goosefoot family - Chenopodiaceae
Status Locally common
Flower Colour Group Green
Visible
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
  • 10 - October
Preferred Environment
Look for A fairly tall plant with pale pointed leaves and mealy green flowers
Additional Identification Notes
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Goosefoot Family Amaranthaceae