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Helminthotheca echioides (L.) Holub / Homotypic Synonyms:  Picris echioides L., it is an annual to biennial herb, up to 90 cm. tall often up to 150 cm in fertile soils and shady places) with a solid, furrowed stem and spreading branches. Life Form: Th, Flowering in:——-,   Vern:——– , Phytochoria: MED+ES,  Notes: Wild in Libya.

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Distribution in Libya
Al-Jabal Al-Akhder
Ain Mara 2015


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
Jafri, S. M. H. & El-Gadi, A. (1983) Flora of Libya, Asteraceae Vol. (107) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest: pdf files
Erteeb, F.B & Sharashi, O. (2015) New Records for the Flora of Libya. The Libyan Journal of Science (An International Journal): Volume 18, 2014/2015 New Records for the Flora of Libya 2015