Scientific Name: Anvillea garcinii Sahraoui [Hassaniyya] Name: ‫[ النݣد‬Ngued

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Location: East of Laâyoune , Morocco Photographed: March 2013

Brief Description: This is a bush that commonly reaches 20 to 50 centimeters in height. It is found just south of the northern Sahara growing in sandy or clayey soils of depressions. It gives off a pleasant odor. It is considered good pasture for camels and goats. Local communities use the leaves from time to time in their tea as prevention for diabetes.