Christ thorn السدر

Christ thorn السدر

Scientific Name

Ziziphus spina-christi (L.) Desf.

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English Name(s)

Christ thorn

Botanic Description For the plant

Christ thorn "Sidr" is a shrub, or evergreen tall tree. Z. spina-christi is native to a vast area of Africa and naturalized in many tropical countries. In Qatar, Sidrah has been planted for windbreaks, sand dune fixation and reforestation of dry lands.

Date of collection of seeds

2016-04-19 12:00:00



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