desert plant

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Synonyms for desert plant

plant adapted for life with a limited supply of water

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The desert plant can take up to 50 years to produce flowers which are of pale, yellow color, the ( Herbal Resource reported.
There is abundant evidence for strong effects of overland water runoff on desert plants (Walter, 1963).
Yulex is said to be at the forefront of a clean technology industry that is based on guayule, a versatile desert plant that has become a commercial source of bio-based rubber latex, and a cellulosic feedstock for bioethanol and other alternative energy production.
Yulex latex is derived from a US desert plant called guayule.
More successful is the two-faced vertical "portrait" painting Janus, 2005, in which a stylized desert plant rendered in creamy yellow, pink, and acid green also reveals itself as a brushy gestural head contained by a thick, cartoonish black outline; the ambiguous gender of the featureless head mirrors the playful disruption of genre expectations engendered by conflating portrait and landscape.
The extract of the desert plant Imperata Cylindrica ensures 24-hour moisturising by continually regulating the cellular water equilibrium.
` Clarins new Energizing Hydra-Wear Express Body Lotion (pounds 23.50 for 200mls) is, as the title suggests, quick and easy to apply, instantly absorbed and contains all sorts plant extracts including a moisturising desert plant from Australia and a complex that simulates the action of vitamin D on the skin - an essential process for skin hydration.
Because of their size and shape, saguaros are easily the most studied and most recognizable Sonoran Desert plant. They range from Phoenix and Kingman in Arizona south through Sonora into northern Sinaloa in Mexico.
This chapter is a "must read" for any serious student of desert plant communities.
A camel can eat any kind of desert plant. he inside of a camel's mouth is so tough it can even eat a spiny cactus!
We also attempted to build another major nuclear plant in California called the Sun Desert plant located out in the desert on the Colorado River.
The traditional desert plant, which grows best in temperate weather and dry land, was especially made to grow in the hills of West Bengal.
The treatment works equally well on complexions looking less than their best at the moment, as special ingredients hibiscus, honey and trehalose, taken from a desert plant, all work to increase hydration.
It's a desert plant you see, and is used to weathering extended periods of drought, making it ideal for those whose thumbs are not exactly green.
A fine book that provides a chatty enough format to entice even non-gardeners, this is a pick for any general lending library interested in desert plant options.