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Alhagi maurorum

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; Washington and California, scattered eastward to the Rocky Mountains and Texas.

Habitat: Disturbed areas in arid lands at low to moderate elevations.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Introduced from Asia

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Alhagi maurorum Medik.
Publication: Vorles. Churpfälz. Phys.-Öcon. Ges. 2: 397. 1787.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Alhagi camelorum Fisch. [HC]
Alhagi pseudalhagi (M. Bieb.) Desv. ex B. Keller & Shap. [JPM]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Alhagi maurorum in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Alhagi maurorum checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Alhagi maurorum atlas page.

CalPhotos: Alhagi maurorum photos.

USDA Plants: Alhagi maurorum information.

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