EPPO Global Database

Haloxylon ammodendron(HAXAM)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: HAXAM
  • Preferred name: Haloxylon ammodendron
  • Authority: (von Meyer) von Bunge

Notes

Central Asia, China, Mongolia. A widespread shrub in the arid areas of Central Asia, whose presence reduces soil erosion


Common names
Name Language
black saxaul English
saxaul English
саксаул зайсанскаий Russian
suǒ suǒ Chinese
琐琐 Chinese