Scientific Name: Suaeda vermiculata Sahraoui [Hassaniyya] Name: ‫[ السويد‬Soueïd


Location: East of Laâyoune , Morocco Photographed: May 2013

Brief Description: This plant is typically found at saline soils such as chotts, sebkas and also at high plateaus. It grows on average from 20 to 30 centimeters tall. Local Saharan communities use the cinders of this plant to flavor chewing tobacco.