To understand more fully how Allenrolfea occidentalis (S . Wats . ) Kuntze tolerates high salt concentrations and why it grows in hummocks, this study was undertaken . Allenrolfea is a shrubby member of the Sa licorneae subfamily of the Chenopodiaceae family , with practically leafless green succulent stems and inconspicuous flowers .
College and Department
Life Sciences; Plant and Wildlife Sciences
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Quigley, Blaine H., "The interrelation and interaction of Allenrolfea occidentalis and its edaphic environment" (1956). Theses and Dissertations. 7964.