Species name:

Tamarix gallica

Taxonomy

Family

Genus

Species

Tamaricaceae

Nomenclature Melissopalynology

Classifier

L.

Distribution

Europe, Africa, South Asia, West Australia and America.

Utility

Employed for consolidation and reforestation of sandy and salty land, as wind barrier, for street trees. Used in the chemical industry for sodium hydroxide production. Medicinal uses and phythotherapy. Ornamental plant and biodiversity.

Flowering time

IV - VI

Pollen colour

Light grey

Pollen

+++

Nectar

+++

Pollen characteristic

Polar View: Subtriangular
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Tamarix gallica
Tamarix gallica
Equatorial view : Subcircular
Tamarix gallica
Tamarix gallica
Tamarix gallica