Patagonia Wildflowers
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Chilean mesquite
Prosopis chilensis
Prosopis chilensis
Chilean mesquite Pea Family
Prosopis chilensis Fabaceae
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English common name
  •Chilean mesquite
Spanish common names
  •algarrobo chileno
  •algarrobo blanco
accepted scientific name
  •Prosopis chilensis (Molina) Stuntz
rules for finding collection records
  •Prosopis chilensis (233)
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: Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: No obvious petals, Five petals, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (36%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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