Prosopis velutina

Commonly known as velvet mesquite

Weed Classification

Noxious Weed Class Not designated a New Mexico noxious weed
Weed Type woody
Found in rangeland
Juice not milky
Spines, Thorns, and Prickles stem
Leaf Arrangement alternate Show example photo
Leaf Type leaflets Show example photo
Presence of Leaf Tendils absent Show example photo
Flower Color yellow,white-cream

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