Patagonia Wildflowers
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Prosopis ruscifolia
Prosopis ruscifolia
vinal Pea Family
Prosopis ruscifolia Fabaceae
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Spanish common names
  •algarrobo blanco
accepted scientific name
  •Prosopis ruscifolia Griseb.
rules for finding collection records
  •Prosopis ruscifolia (57)
family name
  • Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Christian Ostrosky
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
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Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: No obvious petals, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.25 to 0.4 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed beginning of September thru 2nd week of April

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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