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chañar brea
Parkinsonia praecox
Parkinsonia praecox
chañar brea Pea Family
Parkinsonia praecox Fabaceae
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Spanish common names
  •chañar brea
  •palo verde
accepted scientific name
  •Parkinsonia praecox (Ruiz & Pav. ex Hook.) Hawkins
rules for finding collection records
  •Cercidium praecox (26)
  •Parkinsonia praecox (263)
family name
Image Author: ©2011 Wynn Anderson
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Category: Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.3 to 0.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed 2nd week of July thru 1st week of May

How Likely at this Location (48%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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