genus Tamarix


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Noun1.genus Tamarix - genus of deciduous shrubs or small trees of eastern Mediterranean regions and tropical Asiagenus Tamarix - genus of deciduous shrubs or small trees of eastern Mediterranean regions and tropical Asia
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Tamaricaceae, Tamaricaceae, tamarisk family - family of desert shrubs and trees (mostly halophytes and xerophytes)
tamarisk - any shrub or small tree of the genus Tamarix having small scalelike or needle-shaped leaves and feathery racemes of small white or pinkish flowers; of mostly coastal areas with saline soil
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The genus Tamarix. Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Jerusalem.
This species (previously known as Diorhabda elongata deserticola) was studied in controlled environments to ensure host specificity to species in the genus Tamarix (Tracy and Robbins, 2009).
The genus Tamarix includes trees or shrubs 2-10 m high, branched and mainly glabrous, with a deep root system.