saxaul


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saxaul

(ˈsæksɔːl)
n
(Plants) an Asian shrub with spongy bark and small leaves, Holoxylon Ammodendron
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A certain amount of experience have been accumulated in Karakalpakstan in combating desertification and there is a good experience in planting various plants especially in planting saxaul.
Karakalpakstan has certain experience in the fight against desertification as well as good experience in planting trees, especially in planting saxaul.
It varies from the sand dunes that one associates with the "classic" desert landscape to terrain that features more plant life, including the beautiful saxaul, which will be forever associated in my memory with Turkmenistan in the same way that the baobab tree is for me associated with Kenya.