Sarcocornia perennis (P. Mill.) A.J. Scott

Common name

English: Chickenclaws

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Caryophyllales (100)

        Family: Amaranthaceae (15) (family description)

          Genus: Sarcocornia (1)

           Epithet: perennis (P. Mill.) A.J. Scott (2)

Synonyms: Arthrocnemum ambiguum (Michx.) Moq., Arthrocnemum perenne (P. Mill.) Moss, Salicornia ambigua Michx.

ambigua => doubtful, of uncertain relationship

ambiguum => doubtful, of uncertain relationship

perenne => perennial, lasting more than two years

perennis => perennial, lasting more than two years

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: helophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: green, yellow

External links

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