Name: Dahmah

Scientific name: Monsonia nivea

Type: Herb

Color: Green,Silver

Habitat: Rocky Areas,Sandy Areas

Size: 10 - 30 cm

Conservation status:



Growth form: Annual or biennial herb. Flowering. Mar–Apr. Status: Native. Common. Also recorded: Bahrain, Kuwait, E Saudi Arabia, UAE. Habitat & distribution: Frequent on gravel and stone plains, compacted sand sheets and similar habitats. Uses: El Amin mentions that some local people boil it to cure fevers.

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