Description & Remarks. As other species in the genus this species made the way from Haloxylon to Hammada and back to Haloxylon. See more from the. Description. It is a glabrous shrub with erect, woody, and richly branched stems and fleshy, greyish-green branches becoming blackish by age. Leaves are. In the course of our research program on medicinal plants, we investigated Haloxylon scoparium a species in Moroccan Sahara. In the present.

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In fruit, the perianth segments develop spreading wings.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The fruit with wings is about 8 millimetres 0.

Haloxylon scoparium

The plan is to cover the entire former bed with a forest. Phylogenetic research revealed that several species formerly included in Haloxylon are not related to this genus.

Haloxylon and its species are known by the common name saxaul. In Rechinger, Karl Heinz et al.


Hammada scoparia – Wikispecies

The inflorescences are short shoots borne on the stems of the previous year. They are now classified to genus Hammadawith exception of the former Haloxylon stocksii syn.

The leaves are reduced to small scales.

In the former bed of the Aral Seasaxaul trees are being planted to stop the wind picking up contaminated sand from the dried up sea bed and spreading them through the atmosphere. The flowers are very small, as long or shorter than the bracteolesbisexual or male.

Plant Biodiversity of South-Western Morocco

In the deserts of Central Asiaa large haloxykon of birds are associated with saxaul, including the saxaul sparrow. Haloxylon Haloxylon ammodendron Scientific classification Kingdom: Retrieved from ” https: Retrieved 2 June Views Read Edit View history.

This page was last edited on 21 Julyat International Journal of Plant Sciences. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The genus name Haloxylon was published by Alexander Bunge ex Eduard Fenzl inwith the type species Haloxylon ammodendron.

Haloxylon Bunge ex E.


Haloxylon scoparium Pomel

The seed is about 1. Scoparijm genus belongs to the subfamily Salsoloideae in the family AmaranthaceaeIt consists of only 2 species: Haloxylon ammodendron Haloxylon persicum.

Haloxylon recurvumwhich has been moved to Salsola stocksii. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Haloxylon.

The two stigmas are very short. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Haloxylon is a genus of shrubs or small trees, belonging to the plant family Amaranthaceae. Uses editors parameter Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link is on Scoprium. The branches of the current year are green, from erect to pendant.

The species of genus Haloxylon are shrubs or small trees 1—8 metres 3. The genus Haloxylon is distributed in southwest and Haloxglon Asia, from Egypt to Mongolia and China Sinkiang and Kansuwhere it grows in sandy habitats psammophyte.