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Mexican kidneywood
Eysenhardtia polystachya
Eysenhardtia polystachya
Mexican kidneywood Pea Family
Eysenhardtia polystachya Fabaceae
common names
  Mexican kidneywood
  palo dulce
  Arizona kidneywood
accepted scientific name
  Eysenhardtia polystachya (Ortega) Sarg.
rules for finding collection records
  Eysenhardtia polystachya (256)
family name
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Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed 3rd week of April thru 2nd week of December

Plant Showiness (45%)
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