Definition of Halogeton glomeratus
1. Noun. A coarse annual herb introduced into North America from Siberia; dangerous to sheep and cattle on western rangelands because of its high oxalate content.
Group relationships: Genus Halogeton
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
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Literary usage of Halogeton glomeratus
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1. Wild Land Shrub and Arid Land Restoration Symposium: Proceedings edited by Bruce A. Roundy, E. Durant McArthur, Jennifer S. Hayley, David K. Mann (1996)
"... and halogeton (Halogeton glomeratus). These species have generally populated open, disturbed areas (Young and others 1972). They spread rapidly after ..."
2. The Future of Arid Grasslands: Identifying Issues, Seeking Solutions edited by Barbara Tellman (1999)
"This seed dispersal strategy is one working hypothesis concerning the introduction of Halogeton glomeratus (halogeton) from Asia to the Great Basin region ..."
3. Tobacco Policy Making in California 2001-2003: No Longer Finishing Firstedited by Jeffrey Archer, Simon Bainbridge edited by Jeffrey Archer, Simon Bainbridge (2003)
"... as amended—21.052 H Halogeton glomeratus Act of 1952, as amended—10.025 Harry S Truman Memorial Scholarship Act, as amended—85.001 Hart-Scott-Rodino ..."
4. Report on the Natural History Results of the Pamir Boundary Commission by Pamir Boundary Commission, Alfred Alcock, John Firminger Duthie, Thomas Henry Holland (1898)
"Inner Himalaya, Tibet, Afghanistan, Siberia, Europe, N. America. 78. HALOGETON GLOMERATUS, CA Meyer. Found only once on a bare gravel hillock between Kizil ..."