Observation  Detail
Plant Name   Prosopis pubescens
Screw bean mesquite
Observer Richard Spjut    PROFILE
Date 2019-01-29
County Inyo What Grows Here?
Coordinates 36.04160, -117.22338
Elevation 320 meters
Location Mojave Desert
Panamint Valley near base of Panamint Range, Ballarat Road to Ghost Town east of Panamint Road; 3602'27.9", 11734.25.1", 323 m. Alkali marsh with honey mesquite and screw bean mesquite.
Notes Observation based on a photograph by Richard Spjut. Location data added subsequently from field data.
Calflora ID gp10944
Added 2019-01-29 Plant Observation Entry
Location Quality HIGH (1)
Error Radius 5  meters
ContextOther Plant Observations at this location
© 2019 Richard Spjut     CC BY-NC 4.0
© 2019 Richard Spjut     CC BY-NC 4.0
Tree to 7 m, braches spiny, flowers just appearing on some branches, not accessible, easily identified by the few old persistent coiled fruits (camaras). Samples of bark from trunk (sb-trunk) and from branches (sb-branch), wood with the bark removed (ws) and twig-leaf (tw-lf).
© 2019 Richard Spjut     CC BY-NC 4.0
Voucher specimen