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Report for Salsola tragus L.

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Family Amaranthaceae
Genus Salsola
Species tragus
Previously was: iberica
Author L.
Previously was: Sennen & Pau
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
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Plant type
Life form
  • Annual
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
33.8 dS/mFowler, J. L., J. H. Hageman, K. J. Moore, M. Suzukida, H. Assadian and M. Valenzuela (1992) Salinity effects on forage quality of Russian thistleFowler, J. L., J. H. Hageman, M. Suzukida and H. Assadian (1988) Evaluation of the salinity tolerance of Russian-thistle, a potential forage crop
Germination YesFowler, J. L., J. H. Hageman, M. Suzukida and H. Assadian (1988) Evaluation of the salinity tolerance of Russian-thistle, a potential forage cropKhan, M. A., B. Gul and D. J. Weber (2002) Seed germination in the Great Basin halophyte Salsola iberica
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway unknown
Molecular data
  • Gene expressionZwenger, Sam R.; Alsaggaf, Rotana; Basu, Chhandak  (2010) Does an expressed sequence tag (EST) library of Salsola iberica (tumbleweed) help to understand plant responses to environmental stresses?
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status unknown
Bioremediation YesBanerjee, M. J., V. J. Gerhart and E. P. Glenn (2006) Native plant regeneration on abandoned desert farmland: Effects of irrigation, soil preparation, and amendments on seedling establishment
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
Economic use
  • 3000.0 FORAGEFowler, J. L., J. H. Hageman, K. J. Moore, M. Suzukida, H. Assadian and M. Valenzuela (1992) Salinity effects on forage quality of Russian thistle
Distribution

No Distribution recorded for this taxon
Distribution (text)
  • United States of America (weed)Fowler, J. L., J. H. Hageman, M. Suzukida and H. Assadian (1988) Evaluation of the salinity tolerance of Russian-thistle, a potential forage crop
Miscellaneous notes Synonym Salsola iberica WeedBeckie, H. J. and A. Francis (2009) The Biology of Canadian Weeds. 65. Salsola tragus L. (updated)
Previously was: In Menzel and Lieth
References

Last Records approved
Submitted by T J Flowers
Dec 2nd 2021, 6:38 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Dec 2nd 2021, 6:38 am
Submitted by T J Flowers
Dec 1st 2021, 6:17 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Dec 1st 2021, 6:17 am
Submitted by Mohammed Al-azzawi
Nov 24th 2021, 9:10 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Nov 24th 2021, 2:59 pm
Submitted by Mohammed Al-azzawi
Nov 24th 2021, 8:54 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Nov 24th 2021, 2:58 pm
Submitted by T J Flowers
Nov 24th 2021, 6:14 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Nov 24th 2021, 6:14 am
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