Halogeton glomeratus


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Related to Halogeton glomeratus: Halogeton sativus
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Noun1.Halogeton glomeratus - a coarse annual herb introduced into North America from Siberia; dangerous to sheep and cattle on western rangelands because of its high oxalate content
genus Halogeton - a caryophyllaceous genus of the family Chenopodiaceae
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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The PPA repealed the Plant Quarantine Act of 1912, the Federal Plant Pest Act, portions of the Department of Agriculture Organic Act, the Federal Noxious Weed Act of 1974, the Mexican Border Act of 1942, the Insect Control Act of 1937, the Halogeton Glomeratus Act, the Golden Nematode Act, and Section 1773 of the Food Security Act of 1985.
In vitro degradation of oxalate and of cellulose by rumen ingesta from sheep fed Halogeton glomeratus.
In fact alien plants may alter soil chemistry and soil ecology, probably creating conditions that favour their invasion at the cost of native species, as reported in case of Halogeton glomeratus (Duda et al.