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Published In: Verhandlungen des Botanischen Vereins der Provinz Brandenburg 18: 94. 1876. (Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage LibraryView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/2/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
Type: Type: Ex Orientale, Forsskal (BM).
Distribution: Distribution: Pakistan, Iraq, Syria, Jordan, Arabia and North Africa.
Map Location: G-2 Baluchistan, Makran, Palmer, non vidi (fide Hadidi in Rech. f., l.c.).


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A shrub, up to 2.5 m tall. Young shoots whitish pubescent, spiny at the apices. Leaves on young branches alternate, on older one fasciculate, cuneiform-falcate, c. 14-15 mm long, c. 8-10 mm broad, glaucous, entire, retuse or tridentate at the apex. Flowers pedicellate, c. 4-5 mm across, greenish-white, fragrant; pedicel c. 3 mm long. Sepals 1.5-2 mm long, canescent-hispid. Drupe hemispherical, 5-10 mm in diameter, triangular.
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