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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sahara

The Sahara is the largest hot desert and the third largest desert in the world after Antarctica and the Arctic. Its area of 9,200,000 square kilometres (3,600,000 sq mi) is comparable to the area of China or the United States. The desert comprises much of North Africa, excluding the fertile region on the Mediterranean Sea coast  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oasis

For example, the oases of Awjila, Ghadames, and Kufra, situated in modern-day Libya, have at various times been vital to both North-South and East-West trade in the Sahara Desert. Oases are formed from underground rivers or aquifers such as an artesian aquifer, where water can reach the surface naturally by pressure ...

www.britannica.com/place/Sahara-desert-Africa

Other woody plants found in the highlands and elsewhere in the desert include species of Acacia and Artemisia, doum palm, oleander, date palm, and thyme. Halophytes such as Tamarix senegalensis are found along the western coastal zone. Grasses widely distributed in the Sahara include species of Aristida, Eragrostis, ...

www.desertusa.com/du_sahara_life.html

The Sahara Desert. Wildlife, Plants, People and Cultures. Wildlife | Plants | People & Cultures | Interesting Facts. The Sahara Desert is the world's largest hot desert, covering much of North Africa. The adaptations of the wildlife and plants to the treacherous environment are fascinating, and the cultural history of this ...

traveltips.usatoday.com/plants-live-sahara-desert-61705.html

The world's largest hot desert, the Sahara covers 3.5 million square miles on the African continent. The desert is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, the Red Sea to the east and the ...

sciencing.com/top-10-plants-sahara-desert-6941228.html

Apr 24, 2017 ... At just over five million square miles, the Sahara Desert is the world's largest hot desert. Yet, despite the common misconception, parts of the Sahara are lush with vegetation. An example is the Nile River Valley, which is home to trees, other plants and animal species.

cloudmind.info/nature-amazing-animals-and-plants-of-the-sahara-desert

ThOUGHT CO: ANIMALS AND PLANTS OF THE SAHARA DESERT. Due to the high temperatures and arid conditions of the Sahara Desert, the plant life in the Sahara Desert is sparse and includes only around 500 species. These consist mainly of drought and heat resistant varieties and those adapted to salty conditions ...

www.buzzle.com/articles/sahara-desert-plants.html

Aug 30, 2016 ... Desert plants are among the hardiest types of vegetation found on Earth. A popular example is the community of the Sahara desert plants.

www.quora.com/What-are-some-plants-in-the-Sahara-desert

There are various plants that grow in the Sahara Desert. They are able to adapt to unreliable precipitation and excessive heat. Some have turned their modification leaves into spines to prevent excessive loss of water from the plant body and have planted deep roots to get to water source. They are generally more ...