• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Lasithi, Grantes isl.
  • Photo taken by:
    Vardinoyannis, K.
  • Photo taken date:
    December 2004
Shrubby Orache

Photo of Shrubby Orache, Atriplex halimus. Big perennial shrub, with typical silver-grey leaves and small flowers in slender spikes. It grows in infertile soil close to seashores. It is very resistant to salinity so it is often used as a hedge for coastal gardens.