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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Haloxylon and its species are known by the common name saxaul.

Retrieved 2 June In the soparium 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. Haloxylon is a genus of shrubs or small hapoxylon, belonging to the plant family Amaranthaceae. The species of genus Haloxylon are shrubs or small trees 1—8 metres 3. In the deserts of Central Asiaa large number of birds are associated with saxaul, including the saxaul sparrow.


The plan is to cover the entire former bed with a forest.

They are now classified to genus Hammadawith exception of the scoparim Haloxylon stocksii syn. Retrieved from ” https: The branches of the current year are green, from erect to pendant.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The fruit with wings is about 8 millimetres 0. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. In fruit, the perianth segments develop spreading wings. The flowers are very small, as long or shorter than the bracteolesbisexual or male. The genus belongs to the subfamily Salsoloideae in the family AmaranthaceaeIt consists of only 2 species: This page was last edited on 21 Julyat Haloxylon Haloxylon ammodendron Scientific classification Kingdom: Haloxylon recurvumwhich has been moved to Salsola stocksii.

Wikimedia Scoparkum has media related to Haloxylon. The leaves are reduced to small scales. The two stigmas are very short. Views Read Edit View history.


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Scparium seed is about 1. In Rechinger, Karl Heinz et al. The inflorescences are short shoots borne on the stems of the previous year.

The genus name Haloxylon was published by Alexander Bunge ex Eduard Fenzl inwith the type species Haloxylon ammodendron. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Sfoparium. The genus Haloxylon is distributed in southwest and Central Asia, from Egypt to Mongolia and China Sinkiang and Kansuwhere it grows in sandy habitats psammophyte.

Haloxylon scoparium

Haloxylon Bunge ex E. Uses editors parameter Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link is on Wikidata.

Haloxylon ammodendron Haloxylon persicum. International Journal of Plant Sciences.

Phylogenetic research revealed that several species formerly included in Haloxylon are not related to this genus.