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Salsola (Salsola rabieana)

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This datasheet is pending revision and updating; its contents are currently derived from FAO's Animal Feed Resources Information System (1991-2002) and from Bo Göhl's Tropical Feeds (1976-1982).

Datasheet

Description
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Synonyms 
Salsola rabieana C.A.Sm. ex Verdoorn
Related feed(s) 
Description 
Shrub up to 0.7 m high, but usually smaller, with woody branches laterally flattened and often covered with tubercles from old branches. The broad leaves are very succulent. The fruit is spherical with a crown of semitranslucent wings. Occurs often on soils with surface lime.
Nutritional aspects
Ruminants 
Readily browsed by goats and sheep.
Nutritional tables
Tables of chemical composition and nutritional value 
References
Datasheet citation 

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