Ephedra Alata is a small, shrubby plant that is native to the dry regions of Asia and Africa. It is also known as the African tea plant or desert tea.
The plant has slender, green stems with small leaves and yellow flowers.
Ephedra Alata is used in traditional medicine for its stimulant properties. It is also used as a ingredient in some energy drinks.
The best time to see Ephedra Alata in the wild is during the spring and summer months. The plant grows in sandy, well-drained soils in full sun. It is tolerant of drought and heat, making it a good choice for gardens in dry climates.