family Zygophyllaceae


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Noun1.family Zygophyllaceae - small trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regionsfamily Zygophyllaceae - small trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regions; often resinous; some poisonous: genera Zygophyllum, Tribulus, Guaiacum, Larrea
rosid dicot family - a family of dicotyledonous plants
Geraniales, order Geraniales - an order of plants of subclass Rosidae including geraniums and many other plants; see Euphorbiaceae; Geraniaceae; Rutaceae; Malpighiaceae; Simaroubaceae; Meliaceae; Zygophyllaceae; Tropaeolaceae
genus Zygophyllum, Zygophyllum - usually tropical herbs or shrubs having ill-smelling foliage and flower buds that are used as capers: bean capers
Bulnesia, genus Bulnesia - palo santo
genus Guaiacum, Guaiacum - small genus of evergreen resinous trees or shrubs of warm and tropical America
genus Larrea, Larrea - xerophytic evergreen shrubs; South America to southwestern United States
genus Tribulus, Tribulus - annual or perennial herbs or subshrubs of warm regions
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harmala is the only salt-tolerant perennial herb in the Peganum genus of the family Zygophyllaceae [1].
of the plant family Zygophyllaceae is a wild, tropical, evergreen, xerophytic tree native to the Sudano-Sahielian regions of Africa and south Asia.
Fagonia indica Burm.f., family Zygophyllaceae [1] commonly known as Sachchi booti in Urdu is a small genus of herbs and under shrubs [2] about 60 to 100 cm high, and about 100 cm wide.

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