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Last updated 12/17/2008 by David Giblin.
Salicornia rubra A. Nelson[FNA4, HC, HC2]
red glasswort saltwort

Publication: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club. 26: 122. 1899.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WS

Notes: H&C Info: Salicornia rubra is known only from Okanogan Co. in Washington.

FNA4: "Salicornia rubra is very similar to the Eurasian species S. prostrata Pallas, which occurs in very similar inland habitats. No direct comparison of these two species has been possible and it is not at all clear how they differ from each other."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Salicornia borealis S.L. Wolff & Jefferies