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Persea americana
avocado bay/avocado
Persea americana Lauraceae
common name
accepted scientific name
  Persea americana Mill.
rules for finding collection records
  Persea americana (218)
  Persea persea (2)
family name
Image Author: ©2014 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
Image Source
Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about .2 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Not Native

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (45)
Cal Photos (32)
Starr Environmental (3)
South Florida (3)
Jay Sullivan (1)
base map where plant found
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