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Sonoran Desert Plants
Parkinsonia florida (Blue Palo Verde)

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 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

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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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