Scientific Name: Fagonia glutinosa

Location: East of Laâyoune , Morocco Photographed: May 2013

Sahraoui [Hassaniyya] Name: ‫[ الدسمة‬Desma]

Brief Description: This Fagonia is the most common and found in all regions of the Sahara. A ground cover, it is rarely browsed by animals, in some cases because of the sands covering the plant.