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This taxon is perhaps introduced in Pakistan.
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Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 21 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Description

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Tall shrub, 4 m high, with reddish brown bark. Leaves simple, alternate, sessile, ovate with somewhat auriculate base, 3-5 mm long 1-1.5 mm broad, acuminate. Racemes lateral, vernal, 24 cm long c. 5 mm broad. Flowers pinkish, tetra and pentamerous but more often tetramerous. Bracts longer than pedicel, trullate ovate, acuminate with a diaphanous blunt end, apex subobtuse, membranous at the margin, c. 2 mm long, c. 1 mm broad, pedicel c. 1 mm long. Calyx fused at the base, outer sepals acute, inner obtuse, ovate, denticulate, membranous at the margin, c. 1.5 mm long, 1 mm broad. Petals oblong, obovate, somewhat parabolic, 2-2.25 (-2.5) mm long, 1 mm broad, persistent, rarely subpersistent. Stamens 4 or 5 (depending upon tetra or pentamerous flowers), 3.54 mm long, filaments filiform confluent with the disc lobe, (epilophic disc), anthers 1 mm long, ovate, apiculate, Stigmas 3, somewhat club shaped, ovary conic. Capsule trigonous, c. 4 mm long, c. 2 mm broad.
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Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 21 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Distribution

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Distribution: Turkey, Greece, Yogoslavia, Albania, Italy & Spain, introduced elsewhere.
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Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 21 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flower/Fruit

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Fl. Per.: May.
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Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 21 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Tamarix parviflora

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Tamarix parviflora is a species of tamarisk known by the common name smallflower tamarisk.[1]

It is native to southeastern Europe but it is well-known elsewhere, such as western North America, where it is an invasive introduced species.

It easily inhabits moist habitat, especially in saline soils. It is a shrub or tree growing up to about 5 meters tall. The branching twigs are covered in tiny linear leaves no more than 2 or 3 millimeters long. The inflorescence is a dense spike flowers 1 to 4 centimeters long. Each tiny flower has four pink petals.

References

  1. ^ "Tamarix parviflora". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 8 December 2015.

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Tamarix parviflora: Brief Summary

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Tamarix parviflora is a species of tamarisk known by the common name smallflower tamarisk.

It is native to southeastern Europe but it is well-known elsewhere, such as western North America, where it is an invasive introduced species.

It easily inhabits moist habitat, especially in saline soils. It is a shrub or tree growing up to about 5 meters tall. The branching twigs are covered in tiny linear leaves no more than 2 or 3 millimeters long. The inflorescence is a dense spike flowers 1 to 4 centimeters long. Each tiny flower has four pink petals.

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