tamarisk family

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Noun1.tamarisk family - family of desert shrubs and trees (mostly halophytes and xerophytes)
dilleniid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Hypericales, order Hypericales, order Parietales, Parietales - a large order of dicotyledonous plants of subclass Dilleniidae
genus Tamarix, Tamarix - genus of deciduous shrubs or small trees of eastern Mediterranean regions and tropical Asia
genus Myricaria, Myricaria - small genus of deciduous shrubs or subshrubs of southern Europe to Siberia and China; tolerant of chalky soil
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The tamarisk family is native to southern Eurasia, and over time, several species were introduced here.