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Perennial Glasswort (Salicornia ambigua Michx.)

Also classified as Sarcocornia ambigua (Michx.) M.A.Alonso & M.B.Crespo.

This species is considered by the USDA to be part of perennial glasswort (Salicornia perennis), a species now thought not to occur anywhere in North America. It is now separated not only into a separate species but a separate genus as well. Some sources derived from the USDA or other sources using that scheme may refer to populations of this species under that name.

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Native or Not Present

This tentative map is based on our own research. It may have limited data on Canada and/or Mexico, and there is some subjectivity in our assignment of plants as introduced vs. expanded. Read more in this blog post.