Round leafed Rothe


Name: Round leafed Rothe

Scientific name: Salsola drummondii

Type: Herb

Color: Green

Habitat: Coastal Areas,Sandy Areas

Size: 30 - 100 cm

Conservation status:



Family: Amaranthaceae
Growth form: Perennial herb. Flowering. Oct–Dec. Status: Native. Rare. Also recorded: Bahrain, Kuwait, E Saudi Arabia, UAE. Habitat & distribution: Recorded by Batanouny in S Qatar ‘where it dominates a community on the road to the UAE’. Typical habitats in Saudi Arabia include sand dunes, rocky slopes, limestone and sandstone plateaux (Miller & Cope).