Senecio aegyptius

Senecio aegyptius L.

Common Names

مرار (مُرار)، مرير (مُرير، مُريْر) (Arabic), مرور (مِرور)، صفيره (صُفيِّره، صَفيِّره) (Arabic), صفيرى، صفره (صُفْره)، صفيراتان (صُفِّيراتان) (Arabic), بيسوم، كوس (Arabic)

Languages: English

Description

Size

Height: 15-50 cm.

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution in Egypt

Nile Valley North of Nubia (Location: Delta), Nile Valley North of Nubia (Location: Fayium), Nile Valley North of Nubia, Nubia, Libyan Desert Oases, Nubian Desert Oases, Isthmic Desert, Galala Desert.

Life Expectancy

Annual.

References

F.N., Hepper., & I. Friis. (1994).  The Plants of Pehr Forsskal's "Flora Ageyptiaco-Arabica". Kew: Kew Publishing..
L., Boulos. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Cairo: Al Hadara Publishing..
V., Täckholm. (1974).  Students’ Flora of Egypt, 2nd Ed. Cairo: Cairo University Press..
V., Täckholm., & M. Drar. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Bulletin of the Faculty of Science. Cairo: Cairo University Press..