Zmiem al bar


Name: Zmiem al bar

Scientific name: Pentanema divaricatum

Type: Herb

Color: Green

Habitat: Sandy Areas

Size: 0 cm

Conservation status:



Growth form: Annual herb. Flowering. Mar–Apr. Status: Native. Local. Also recorded: Bahrain, E Saudi Arabia, UAE. Habitat & distribution: Occasional in sandy and silty depressions with Ziziphus trees. In Saudi Arabia Mandaville recorded it as a weed of disturbed ground around farms and roadsides. Uses: The plant has antifungal and antibacterial properties.

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