Paliurus spina-christi

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Related to Christ's thorn: Paliurus spina-christi, Jerusalem thorn
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Synonyms for Paliurus spina-christi

thorny Eurasian shrub with dry woody winged fruit

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The garden comprises all the plant species mentioned in the Koran and those in the Hadith and the Sunnah; these plant species belong to three main ecological groups: desert plants, including bitter gourd, tamarisk, Christ's thorn, toothbrush tree, senna, henna and camel's hay; Mediterranean plants : olive, common grape vine, fig tree, wheat, barley, black cumin, mustard, saffron, safflower, onion, garlic, watermelon and pomegranate; and tropical plants : agallocum, wild ginger and camphor tree.