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Argentine screwbean
Prosopis strombulifera
Argentine screwbean Pea Family
Prosopis strombulifera Fabaceae
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English common name
  •Argentine screwbean
Spanish common names
  •retortuño
  •mastuerzo
accepted scientific name
  •Prosopis strombulifera (Lam.) Benth.
rules for finding collection records
  •Prosopis strombulifera (93)
family name
  •Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2006 Italo Specogna
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals, Five petals, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.6 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed beginning of September thru 1st week of April
Native to arid regions of South America

How Likely at this Location (34%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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