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 scoparium – Wikipedia

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

In fruit, the perianth segments develop spreading wings. The branches of the current year are green, from erect to pendant. Sciparium page was last edited on 21 Julyat The genus belongs to the subfamily Salsoloideae in the family AmaranthaceaeIt consists of only 2 species: Uses editors parameter Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link is on Wikidata.


In the deserts of Central Asiaa large number of birds are associated with saxaul, including the saxaul sparrow. The leaves are reduced to small scales. The inflorescences are short shoots borne on the stems of the previous year.

The seed is about 1. Haloxylon Bunge ex E. Haloxylon is a genus of shrubs or small trees, belonging to the plant family Amaranthaceae. The genus Haloxylon is distributed in southwest and Central Asia, from Egypt to Mongolia and China Sinkiang and Kansuwhere it haloxylin in sandy habitats psammophyte. The flowers are very small, as scopzrium or shorter than the bracteolesbisexual or male.

Views Read Edit View history. The plan is to cover the entire former bed with a forest. The species of genus Haloxylon haloxykon shrubs or small trees 1—8 metres 3.

Phylogenetic research revealed that several species formerly included in Haloxylon are not related to this genus. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Hammada scoparia

The genus name Haloxylon was published by Alexander Bunge ex Eduard Fenzl inwith the type species Haloxylon ammodendron. The two stigmas are very short. International Journal of Plant Sciences. The fruit with wings is about 8 millimetres 0. In Rechinger, Karl Heinz et al. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.


By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Haloxylon Haloxylon ammodendron Scientific classification Kingdom: Haloxylon ammodendron Haloxylon persicum. Retrieved from ” https: 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.

sciparium Haloxylon and its species are known by the common name saxaul. They are now classified to genus Hammadawith exception of the former Haloxylon stocksii syn. Retrieved 2 June