20% Special Sale Ends Today! Hurry Up!!!

New species of saltwort

New species of saltwort upsc
Discovery by a team of researchers
New species of saltwort
Salsola oppositifolia Desfontania
Found in Kutch district of Gujarat, India
Perennial shrub
Belongs to the Amaranthaceae family
Grows in saline, arid to semi-arid environments
Halophyte
Adapted to saline conditions
Succulent shrub
Smooth, woody base
Grows up to two meters tall
Leaves
Grow opposite each other on the stem
Salty juice stored in them
Uses of Salsola genus plants
Manufacturing soda ash
Lye
Soaps
Pharmaceutical products

Related Posts

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
X
Home Courses Plans Account
20% Special Sale Ends Today! Hurry Up!!!