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Guaiacum angustifolium
guayacan Caltrop Family
Guaiacum angustifolium Zygophyllaceae
common names
  Texas lignum-vitae
accepted scientific name
  Guaiacum angustifolium Engelm.
rules for finding collection records
  Guaiacum angustifolium (59)
  Guajacum angustifolium (11)
  Porlieria angustifolia (95)
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Image Author: ©2014 Wynn Anderson
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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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 All Year

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (24)
New Mexico Flora (4)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
Chihuahuan D. Gardens (1)
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