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Shrubs 50-120 cm tall. Old branches yellow-gray or gray, tortuous, often inclined-spreading; herbaceous branchlets of current year gray-green, slender; joints 1-3 cm. Leaves easily deciduous, linear, 2-5 mm; ocrea light yellow, not united to leaf. Pedicel 2-4 mm, jointed below middle. Flowers dense, 2-4 at leaf axils. Tepals green with broad white margin, broadly elliptic, 1.2-1.8 × 1-1.6 cm. Fruit narrowly ellipsoid, 1.2-1.8 cm. Achenes narrowly ellipsoid, not or slightly coiled; ribs 4, each with 2 wings; wings light yellow or yellow-brown, submembranous, finely veined. Fl. Apr-May, fr. May-Jun. 2n = 18*.
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Flora of China Vol. 5: 325 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Distribution

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Xinjiang [Kazakhstan, Russia (W Siberia), Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan; SW Asia].
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Flora of China Vol. 5: 325 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Habitat

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Semimobile or stable sand dunes, deserts; 500-1200 m.
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Flora of China Vol. 5: 325 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Synonym

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Pterococcus leucocladus Schrenk, Mélanges Biol. Bull. Phys.-Math. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg 3: 211. 1845; Calligonum anfractuosum Bunge; P. aphyllus Karelin & Kirilov (1842), not Pallas (1773).
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Flora of China Vol. 5: 325 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Calligonum leucocladum

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Calligonum leucocladum (many synonyms including Calligonum elegans) is a species of flowering plant in the family Polygonaceae. It is native to Central Asia (Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Tadzhikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan) and to Xinjiang in China.[1] In Uzbekistan, it is limited to the Sokh River basin where it is endangered with a population fragmented by habitat loss from cutting and grazing.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b c "Calligonum leucocladum (Schrenk) Bunge". Plants of the World Online. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 2019-03-08.
  2. ^ Participants of the FFI/IUCN SSC Central Asian Regional Tree Red Listing Workshop, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan (11-13 July 2006). 2007. Calligonum elegans. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2007. Downloaded on 30 October 2015.
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Calligonum leucocladum: Brief Summary

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Calligonum leucocladum (many synonyms including Calligonum elegans) is a species of flowering plant in the family Polygonaceae. It is native to Central Asia (Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Tadzhikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan) and to Xinjiang in China. In Uzbekistan, it is limited to the Sokh River basin where it is endangered with a population fragmented by habitat loss from cutting and grazing.

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