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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This page scopariu, last edited on 21 Julyat The flowers are very small, as long or shorter than the bracteolesbisexual or male.

The two stigmas are very short. In Rechinger, Karl Heinz et al.

In fruit, the perianth segments develop spreading wings. Haloxylon is a genus of shrubs or small trees, belonging to the plant family Amaranthaceae. The species of genus Haloxylon are shrubs or small trees 1—8 metres 3.


The genus belongs to the subfamily Salsoloideae in the family AmaranthaceaeIt consists of only 2 species: Haloxylon recurvumwhich has been moved to Salsola stocksii. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. International Journal of Plant Haooxylon.

Hammada scoparia

Haloxylon and its species are known by the scoparum name saxaul. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Haloxylon. The seed is about 1. Haloxylon ammodendron Haloxylon persicum. The branches of the current year are green, from erect to pendant.

Plant Biodiversity of South-Western Morocco

The leaves are reduced to small scales. Uses editors sclparium Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link is on Wikidata. Phylogenetic research revealed that several species formerly included in Haloxylon are not related to this genus. 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 Plant List

The plan is to cover the entire former bed with a forest. In the deserts of Central Asiaa large haloxylonn of birds are associated with saxaul, including the saxaul sparrow.


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. Views Read Edit View history. They are now classified to genus Hammadawith exception of the former Haloxylon stocksii syn.

Haloxylon scoparium – Plant Biodiversity of South-Western Morocco

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Retrieved from ” https: Retrieved 2 June The inflorescences are short shoots borne on the stems of the previous year. In other scopqrium Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Haloxylon Haloxylon ammodendron Scientific classification Kingdom: The fruit with wings is about 8 millimetres 0. 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.