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- another term for kochia
- ‘The summer cypress is Kochia scoparia, and also has the common name of burning bush because of its blazing fall color.’
- ‘Kochia scoparia Schrader, the summer cypress, was responsible for photosensitisation in cattle, sheep, and horses during drought years in the Argentine in 1942 and 1943.’
- ‘Excretive halophytes commonly found in CBM production areas of Montana and Wyoming includes Chenopodium, Kochia (summer cypress), Salicornia, Salsola, and Suaeda (sea blite).’
- ‘Swelled seeds of summer cypress, Kochia scoparia, are edible and highly prized for "field caviar" in northern Japan.’
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