Taxon  Report   9202 
Prosopis glandulosa  Torr.
Honey mesquite
Prosopis glandulosa
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
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Prosopis glandulosa
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Prosopis glandulosa
© 2005 Robert Sivinski
Prosopis glandulosa, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California.

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Prosopis glandulosa
© 2015 Wynn Anderson
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Prosopis
Subspecies and Varieties:
Creosote Bush Scrub, Alkali Sink
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Prosopis glandulosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 21, 2018).

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