Name: Shka’e

Scientific name: Fagonia ovalifolia

Type: Herb

Color: Green,Purple

Habitat: Sandy Areas

Size: 25 cm

Conservation status:



Growth form: Perennial herb. Flowering. Mar–Apr. Status: Native. Common. Also recorded: Bahrain, E Saudi Arabia, UAE. Habitat & distribution: Occasional to frequent in softer sand. Notes: Subspecies ovalifolia and pakistanica Ghafoor both occur in Qatar; var. qatarensis Hadidi has also been described (IPNI), presumably from Qatar.

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