Atriplex halimus grow and care – shrub of the genus also known as Mediterranean saltbush, Atriplex halimus perennial evergreen plant also used as ornamental drought tolerant hedge plant and also for medical uses, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 7-11. Atriplex halimus leaves
Leaves edible in color green-gray with ovate shape, the leaf taste it’s salty, sometime next to the flower the leaves become purple
Flower color green the flowers grow in the end of the stems and the color of the leaves changed to purple.
Atriplex halimus for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Atriplex halimus growing and care:
Frost free (can survive light frost), well-drained soil (drained soil)
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Invasive All year Planting season: Snails, slugs Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: How to prune: Just for design 1-3 m, 40-120 inches Size of the plant: Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Small amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade (some varieties can grow in shade but need light very rare) Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Winter, spring Bloom season: General information about the flower: Flower color green the flowers grow in the end of the stems and the color of the leaves changed to purple. Edible leaves Leaves harvesting season: All year After the plant establish can trip free How to harvest the leaves? Information about leaves: Salty leaves in ovate shape in gray-green color Uses of Atriplex halimus leaves: Pastry, eaten raw, cooked, dried, herb, spices, as salt Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Winter flowers Edible Parts Culinary uses Cooked Herbs Spices Spreads & Sauces Flower colors Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Spring Harvest Summer Harvest Winter harvest Leaf color Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Evergreen Perennial plant Shrub Plant Uses Colored leaves Drought tolerant plants Indoor plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Shade Plants Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9