Photo: Salsola tragus.

Botanical name: 

Thorny, and silver, and gorgeous. Boardman, OR, US. Wild. 1996-07-17.

Salsola tragus L.
Engl.: prickly Russian thistle, Russian thistle, Russian tumbleweed, Russian-cactus, spineless saltwort, tumbleweed.
Deu.: Ukraine Salzkraut.
Fran.: soude épineuse, soude roulante.
Jap.: hari-hijikii.
TCM: ci sha peng.
Bot. syn.: Salsola iberica auct.

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Photo: Salsola tragus.

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