Flowering

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

Distribution

חלוקה הררית - מפת תפוצה

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Description & Remarks

A semi-parasite; hooks to host roots with special organs – haustoria, and uses watr and minerals from the host; photosynthesizing independently.

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Family

Additional Names

English:
Bastard toad flax
Hebrew with Vowels:
חֲלוּקָה הֲרָרִית

תכונות וזיהוי

  • עשבים רב-שנתיים. אורך הפירות עד 4 מ

    עשבים רב-שנתיים. אורך הפירות עד 4 מ"מ והם נישאים על עוקצים באורך 4-1 מ"מ.

Life form (Raunkiaer):
hemicryptophyte, parasite
Spinescence:
absent
Succulence:
leaf succulent
Summer Shedding:
perennating
Petal or tepal color:
green
Sexuality and Reproductive Morphology:
Flowers hermaphrodite only
Sporangia or Seed Homogeneity:
Homogeneous seeds-fruits
Flowering Time:
April, June, May, March
Leaf arrangement:
alternate (one leaf per node)
Leaf Type:
entire
Leaf or leaflet margin:
smooth
Stipule:
absent
Habitat:
Batha, Phrygana, Mediterranean maquis and forest
Chorotype:
Mediterranean
Drought Resistence:
Salt Resistance:
glycophyte
Synanthrop:
obligate natural

Taxonomy

Superdivision:
Spermatophyta
Division:
Angiospermae
Class:
Dicotyledoneae
Family:
Santalaceae
Genus:
Thesium