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Prosopis velutina
velvet mesquite Pea Family
Prosopis velutina Fabaceae
common name
  velvet mesquite
accepted scientific name
  Prosopis velutina Wooton
rules for finding collection records
  Prosopis articulata (115)
  Prosopis velutina (1897)
family name
Image Author: ©2010 Anthony Mendoza
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (50%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (17)
Cal Photos (24)
Bioimages (10)
Snowbirdpix (7)
Cal Photos (2)
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Native Plant Status
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native Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.
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