Flowering

  • Jan1
  • Feb2
  • Mar3
  • Apr4
  • May5
  • Jun6
  • Jul7
  • Aug8
  • Sep9
  • Oct10
  • Nov11
  • Dec12
Not in Bloom

Distribution

אהל מגושם - מפת תפוצה

Geogr. District

Vegetation Units

Description & Remarks

@More on this species in [useful_plants_c2 “Useful Plants” chapter C part 2], November 2007.

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Family

Additional Names

Hebrew with Vowels:
אָהָל מְגֻשָּׁם
Synonym (Scientific):
Mesembryanthemum forsskalii Hochst. ex Boiss.

תכונות וזיהוי

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    כל העלים נגדיים; קוטר העלה 15-8 מ"מ.

  • בתום הפריחה מצהיב כל הצמח.

    בתום הפריחה מצהיב כל הצמח.

Life form (Raunkiaer):
annual
Spinescence:
absent
Succulence:
stem + leaf succulent
Summer Shedding:
ephemeral
Petal or tepal color:
white, Cream
Sexuality and Reproductive Morphology:
Flowers hermaphrodite only
Sporangia or Seed Homogeneity:
Homogeneous seeds-fruits
Flowering Time:
April, May, March
Leaf arrangement:
opposite (two leaves per node)
Leaf Type:
cylindrical or terete
Leaf or leaflet margin:
other
Stipule:
absent
Habitat:
Desert, Thermophilous plants
Chorotype:
Sudanian
Drought Resistence:
Salt Resistance:
halophyte
Synanthrop:
obligate natural

Taxonomy

Superdivision:
Spermatophyta
Division:
Angiospermae
Class:
Dicotyledoneae
Family:
Aizoaceae
Genus:
Opophytum