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Lysiloma watsonii (Littleleaf false tamarind)
Smith, R.W.

Lysiloma watsonii

Lysiloma watsonii Rose

Littleleaf False Tamarind

Fabaceae (Pea family)

Synonym(s): Lysiloma microphyllum var. thornberi, Lysiloma thornberi


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Fruit Type: Legume



National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FACU
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Lysiloma watsonii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lysiloma watsonii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lysiloma watsonii


Record Modified: 2022-05-04
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus

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