Taxon  Report   9202    
Prosopis glandulosa  Torr.
Honey mesquite
Prosopis glandulosa, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Prosopis
Subspecies and Varieties:

Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in non wetlands

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Alkali Sink

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Prosopis glandulosa
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Consortium of California Herbaria

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2020).