Calflora
Taxon  Report   6881    
Prosopis velutina  Wooton
Velvet mesquite
Prosopis velutina, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Prosopis
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Prosopis chilensis
PLANTS: Neltuma velutina
PLANTS: Prosopis articulata
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More information about  Prosopis velutina
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (PRVE)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 16, 2019).