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Devil's thorn

Emex spinosa

Description:

An interesting point about this plant is that it can serve as a "survival tool" in the desert. Its root is edible, tastes somewhat like carrot and can serve as a source of both energy and water in the desert.

Habitat:

Desert hills

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MargaritaOrlova
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MargaritaOrlova

Spotted on Feb 28, 2013
Submitted on Mar 28, 2013

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