Flowering

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  • Aug8
  • Sep9
  • Oct10
  • Nov11
  • Dec12
In Bloom

Description & Remarks

See info from the Botanic Library

Additional Names

Hebrew with Vowels:
מְאִירִית קִצְרַת-עָלִים
Synonym (Scientific):
Kochia brevifolia R.Br.

תכונות וזיהוי

  • שיחים עד 2 מ', העלים כדוריים, בשרניים. עלי-העטיף בעלי כנפיים בהבשלה.

    שיחים עד 2 מ', העלים כדוריים, בשרניים. עלי-העטיף בעלי כנפיים בהבשלה.

Life form (Raunkiaer):
chamaephyte
Spinescence:
absent
Succulence:
leaf succulent
Summer Shedding:
perennating
Petal or tepal color:
green
Sexuality and Reproductive Morphology:
Flowers hermaphrodite and unisexual (polygamous)
Sporangia or Seed Homogeneity:
Homogeneous seeds-fruits
Flowering Time:
August, October, April, July, June, May, November, September
Leaf arrangement:
alternate (one leaf per node)
Leaf Type:
cylindrical or terete
Leaf or leaflet margin:
other
Stipule:
absent
Habitat:
Disturbed habitats
Chorotype:
Australian
Drought Resistence:
Salt Resistance:
grows in salty and non-salty habitats
Synanthrop:
obligate synanthropic

Taxonomy

Superdivision:
Spermatophyta
Division:
Angiospermae
Class:
Dicotyledoneae
Family:
Chenopodiaceae
Genus:
Maireana