Retama raetam


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Noun1.Retama raetam - desert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowersRetama raetam - desert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowers; constitutes the juniper of the Old Testament; sometimes placed in genus Genista
genus Retama, Retama - small genus of Mediterranean shrubs; often included in genus Genista
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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1) occupe une superficie de 10.000 ha et se situe entre 07[grados]25'10,8" nord et 36[grados]39'29,4" ouest dans la partie nord-est de la commune d'Ain sefra, elle est reperee par le forage de Bouarfa, avec une vegetation a base de Hammada scoparia, Atractylis serratuloides, Thymelaea microphylla, Noaea mucronata et Retama raetam. Elle constitue un ensemble topographique plus ou moins homogene sur une altitude moyenne de 1.120 m.
Hares (Lepus spp.) as seed dispersers of Retama raetam (Fabaceae) in a sandy landscape.
Rozenberg et al., "Molecular and biochemical mechanisms associated with dormancy and drought tolerance in the desert legume Retama raetam," Plant Journal, vol.
Respiratory failure in a neonate after folk treatment with broom bush (Retama raetam) extract.
caldenia; Izaki & Ne'eman (1997), para Retama raetam y Ortega-Baes (1999), para P.