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Guaiacum angustifolium
guayacan Caltrop Family
Guaiacum angustifolium Zygophyllaceae
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common names
  guayacan
  soapbush
  Texas lignum-vitae
  huayacán
accepted scientific name
  Guaiacum angustifolium Engelm.
rules for finding collection records
  Guaiacum angustifolium (58)
  Guajacum angustifolium (11)
  Porlieria angustifolia (74)
family name
  Zygophyllaceae
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Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is .5 to .9 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Compound
Plant Observed beginning of February thru 1st week of November
Native

How Likely at this Location (13%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (22)
New Mexico Flora (4)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
Chihuahuan D. Gardens (1)
base map where plant found

Desert
Brush
Riparian
Sand
Disturbed
grid lines base