Atriplex laciniata L.

Frosted orache

source: Adrie van Heerden, Verspreidingsatlas 2015
source: Adrie van Heerden, Verspreidingsatlas 2015


GrinTax -
The Plant list Atriplex laciniata L.
English name Frosted orache

Crop relationship
Orache same genus

FLORON data (2014)
Indigeneity native
Trend since 1950 strongly decreasing (50-75%)
Presence very rare
Status Red List: endangered
Legal protection unlisted

Conservation in the Netherlands

A) In protected areas per province

For subareas the link to the larger area is provided.

a = actually present, p = possible
(see: About CWRnl / Methodology)


  • Griend (NM [p])
  • Nationaal Park Schiermonnikoog (NM [a])
  • Terschelling (SBB [a])


  • Duinen van Texel (SBB [a])
  • Nationaal Park Zuid-Kennemerland (NM [a])
  • Schoorlse Duinen (SBB [a])


  • Kop van Schouwen (SBB [p])
  • Neeltje Jans (NM [p])
  • Noord-Beveland (SBB [p])
  • West-Zeeuws-Vlaanderen (SBB [p])
  • Zuidkust van Schouwen (NM [p])


  • Duinen van Goeree (NM [a])

B) In genebank

  • CGN: no material

© NDFF, 2015
© NDFF, 2015

Legend distribution maps

upper map:

  • red: locations of presence
  • green: management type maps with areas that qualify for financial support (largely representing the Dutch network of protected areas). Protected water areas are not shown (IJsselmeer, Markermeer and all Frisian lakes, Randmeren & Vechtplassen).

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lower map:

Distribution area
Europe coastal areas in W-Europe and the Mediterranean coast of Spain
Asia -
Africa -
North-America east coast of Canada
South-America -
Australia -
source:, 2015
source:, 2015

Expected distribution due to climate change

Expected distribution area in 2070 in the European region and in the Netherlands compared with current suitable areas under an optimistic and a pessimistic climate change scenario (see: About CWRnl / Methodology). Click on a map to enlarge.


Optimistic scenario

Distribution data GBIF, June 2016. doi:10.15468/dl.zuadw5
Distribution data GBIF, June 2016. doi:10.15468/dl.zuadw5

Pessimistic scenario


Additional information