1. Family: Tamaricaceae Link
    1. Tamarix L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Europe, Asia-Tropical, Africa and Asia-Temperate..

    [FTEA]

    Tamaricaceae, D. R. Hunt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1966

    Flowers
    Flowers in narrow racemes or spikes
    Corolla
    Petals without ligules
    Stamens
    Stamens free or shortly connate at the base; anthers extrorse
    Pistil
    Ovary narrowed towards the apex; placentas basal; styles short and thick; stigmas flattened or somewhat concave
    Seeds
    Seeds with a sessile apical tuft of hairs; endosperm absent.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Altay, Angola, Assam, Baleares, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, Chad, China North-Central, China Southeast, Corse, Cyprus, Djibouti, East Aegean Is., Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, France, Gambia, Greece, Gulf States, India, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kirgizstan, Kriti, Krym, Kuwait, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Mali, Manchuria, Mauritania, Mongolia, Morocco, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sicilia, Sinai, Socotra, Somalia, South European Russi, Spain, Sudan, Tanzania, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, West Siberia, Western Sahara, Xinjiang, Yemen, Yugoslavia

    Introduced into:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Austria, Azores, Bermuda, Brazil South, California, Cambodia, Colorado, Dominican Republic, Free State, Georgia, Great Britain, Haiti, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Korea, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Madeira, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Phoenix Is., Puerto Rico, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Trinidad-Tobago, Turks-Caicos Is., Utah, Virginia, Washington, Wyoming

    Tamarix L. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 270 (1753)

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • —F.T.A. 1: 151.
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • L., Gen. Pl., ed. 5: 131 (1754)
    • Sp. Pl.: 270 (1753)

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China
    The Malesian Key Group (2010) Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China (Version 2.0, 28 Jul 2010) The Nationaal Herbarium Nederland Leiden and The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0