TROPICAL PLANT ENCYCLOPEDIA


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Atraphaxis sp., Atraphaxis
Atraphaxis pyrifolia

Atraphaxis sp.

Atraphaxis
Family: Polygonaceae
Origin: Central Asia
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterDeciduousEdibleSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Grassy plains in semi-desert or very dry soils. The plant is a source of a yellowish-white manna-like substance that is eaten as a food or used in making sweetmeats.



Atraphaxis sp., Atraphaxis
Atraphaxis seravschanica
Atraphaxis sp., Atraphaxis
Atraphaxis pyrifolia
Atraphaxis sp., Atraphaxis
Atraphaxis pyrifolia
Atraphaxis sp., Atraphaxis
Atraphaxis seravschanica


Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/atraphaxis_sp.htm