Definition of rose of Jericho in English:

rose of Jericho

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  • An annual desert plant whose dead branches fold inwards around the mature seeds forming a ball which is blown about, native to North Africa and the Middle East.
    • Anastatica hierochuntica, family Cruciferae

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