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mesquite
Prosopis alpataco
Prosopis alpataco
mesquite Pea Family
Prosopis alpataco Fabaceae
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English common name
  •mesquite
Spanish common names
  •alpataco
  •algarroba
accepted scientific name
  •Prosopis alpataco Phil.
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  •Prosopis alpataco (104)
family name
  •Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2006 Italo Specogna, Flora Mendocina Nativa
Image License: Las imágenes que figuran a mi nombre son de libre disponibilidad.
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.25 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed 2nd week of October thru 3rd week of April

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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