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crucifixion thorn
Castela emoryi
crucifixion thorn Quassia Family
Castela emoryi Simaroubaceae
common name
  crucifixion thorn
accepted scientific name
  Castela emoryi (A. Gray) Moran & Felger
rules for finding collection records
  Castela emoryi (367)
  Holacantha emoryi (19)
family name
Image Author: Mitzi Harding and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.3 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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