Borrichia frutescens (Linnaeus) A.P. de Candolle. Phen: Jan-Dec. Hab: Salt and brackish marshes. Dist: E. MD and e. VA south to s. FL, west to TX and Mexico (Gulf Coast to the Yucatan peninsula); Bahamas (Grand Bahama); Bermuda.
ID notes:This species often forms nearly pure, clonal stands of many hectares, conspicuous from the fleshy, gray leaves.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = Bah, C, F, Fl7, FNA21, G, K1, K3, Mex, RAB, S, SE1, Tx, Va, WH3, Semple (1978)