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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Plants
Parkinsonia florida (Blue Palo Verde)

Coffee Pot Mountain

 

 Parkinsonia florida

 Parkinsonia florida

 Parkinsonia florida

 Parkinsonia florida

 Parkinsonia florida

 Parkinsonia florida

 Parkinsonia florida

 Parkinsonia florida

 Parkinsonia florida

Habitat: valley washes, bajada washes
Life Form: tree
Leaf Description: alternate bipinnate
Flower Color: yellow
Flowering Period: Mar. to May
Spines: curved spines
Family: Fabaceae (bean family)
Abundance: abundant,widespread
Additional Information:
Felger, R.S. and S. Rutman. 2015. Ajo Peak to Tinajas Altas: a flora of southwestern Arizona. Part 14. Eudicots: Fabaceae - legume family. Phytoneuron 2015-58: 1-83. Published 20 Oct 2015. ISSN 2153 733X page 47 (13.1 MB pdf)

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Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page on Parkinsonia florida (opens in a new tab).

 

 

 

 

 

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