Scientific Name: Lotus roudairei Sahraoui [Hassaniyya] Name: ‫[ اطيڭ‬Atig

]

Location: East of Laâyoune , Morocco Photographed: April 2013

Brief Description: This plant is sometimes an annual and other times a perennial, it reaches a height of 10 to 30 centimeters. It is common in the northern and central Sahara. Local communities possessing goats either collect this plant or direct their goat herds towards pastures that have it as it increases milk production in nannies.