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Digital Herbaria

Prosopis glandulosa

Prosopis glandulosa Torr.

Honey Mesquite, Glandular Mesquite, Algarroba

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

USDA Symbol: PRGL2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), HI (I), VI (I)

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Specimen & Label Data

Prosopis glandulosa

Honey Mesquite Tree


Location: East of intersection of Wolfeton & East-West paths--Oakwell Farms.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Full sun, nominal moisture, alkaline, alluvial soil. Common in the area.

Description: Tree, 8 m tall, trunk 25 cm dia., flowers in pendant spikes, creamy white. Pinnae paired, about 15 leaflets/pinnae.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Apr 28, 1987
Specimen number: 103

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0375
Accession Date: May 25, 1993
Accession Number: 24

Annotations: SCXXB 091

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