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algarrobo negro
Prosopis nigra
algarrobo negro Pea Family
Prosopis nigra Fabaceae
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Spanish common name
  •algarrobo negro
accepted scientific name
  •Prosopis nigra (Griseb.) Hieron.
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  •Prosopis nigra (117)
family name
Image Author: Italo Specogna
Image License: Las imágenes que figuran a mi nombre son de libre disponibilidad.
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Category: Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: No obvious petals, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.16 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed beginning of August thru 1st week of April

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Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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