Patagonia Wildflowers
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Prosopis torquata
Prosopis torquata
tintitaco Pea Family
Prosopis torquata Fabaceae
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Spanish common names
accepted scientific name
  •Prosopis torquata (Cav. ex Lag.) DC.
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  •Prosopis torquata (122)
family name
  • Fabaceae
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Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: No obvious petals, Five petals, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed 3rd week of October thru 3rd week of May

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Missing flower size data.
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