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Bulnesia retama
retamo Caltrop Family
Bulnesia retama Zygophyllaceae
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Spanish common names
accepted scientific name
  •Bulnesia retama (Gillies ex Hook. & Arn.) Griseb.
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  •Bulnesia retama (65)
family name
Image Author: ©2007 Italo Specogna, Ing. Diego Cabral
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.4 to 0.8 inches
Leaf: Opposite, No obvious leaves, Compound
Plant Observed last week of September thru 2nd week of April

How Likely at this Location (28%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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