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Noun1.Atriplex - orachAtriplex - orach; saltbush      
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
orach, orache - any of various herbaceous plants of the genus Atriplex that thrive in deserts and salt marshes
saltbush - any of various shrubby plants of the genus Atriplex that thrive in dry alkaline soil
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It was predicted that Suaeda australis and Atriplex semibaccata would have the highest germination success under saline conditions due to their tendency to persist in the most saline soils (in close proximity to the shoreline as well as further away in areas where mineral deposits have accumulated), whilst Rhagodia candolleana is generally less abundant in these areas.
It can concluded that the high protein, moderate fiber contents and high in vitro digestibility found in Ammophila arenaria, Trigonella maritime and Vicia monantha, Vicia sativa, Ononis vaginalis, Atriplex nummularia and Lycium shawii make them good quality wild forage plant species that can be used in ruminants' nutrition under Egyptian rangelands conditions.
2013) and the hexane and ethyl acetate extracts from the aerial parts of Atriplex inflata against Galba truncatula (HAMED et al.
Sampled plants included the following forage types and genera: shrubs (Artemisia, Chrysothamnus, Eriogonum, Krascheninnikovia, Salix, Sarcobatus); forbs (Alyssum, Atriplex, Phlox); grasses (Agropyron, Bromus, Oryzopsis, Poa); sedges-rushes (Carex); conifers (Juniperus); and lichens.
Vegetation low riverine forest is usually trained pre-forestieres species on siliceous substrate and are: Crateagus monogyna; Halimium halimifolium; Withania frutescens; Atriplex halimus; Acacia sp; Zygophyllum sp; Bryonia dioica; Calycotome intermedia; Suaeda sp.
2014); by regulating the osmotic regulator betaine, a BADH gene from Atriplex micrantha could enhance salinity tolerance in transgenic maize plants (Di et al.
Achatocarpaceae Achatocarpus praecox Amaranthaceae Atriplex sp.
Black seeds of Atriplex centralasiatica were more sensitive to light than brown ones (Li et al.
A recent survey conducted in artificially replanted areas north of the park revealed a shocking paucity of small mammals in Atriplex nummularia monocultures that now characterize much of the Norte Chico.
Suaeda esteroa, Salicornia bigelovii and Atriplex barclayana (Chenopodiaceae), were irrigated to meet evapotranspiration demand and to produce a 0.