Definitions for salsola
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word salsola
Salsola, genus Salsola(noun)
chiefly Old World herbs or shrubs: saltworts
a genus of plants including the glasswort. See Glasswort
Origin: [NL., fr. L. salsus salt, because they contain alkaline salts.]
Salsola is a genus of the subfamily Salsoloideae in the family Amaranthaceae. A common name of various members of this genus is saltwort, for its salt tolerance.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A plant genus of the family CHENOPODIACEAE. The extract may be called lochein. Tumbleweed may occasionally refer to AMARANTHUS.
Find a translation for the salsola definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
Are we missing a good definition for salsola? Don't keep it to yourself...
The Web's Largest Resource for
Definitions & Translations
A Member Of The STANDS4 Network
Nearby & related entries:
Alternative searches for salsola:
Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.