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Key to Parkinsonia

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1. Plant with spines at nodes; leaves 10–30 cm; 2° leaflets 30–60 ..... P. aculeata

1' Plant with thorns in leaf axils or thorn-tipped branches; leaves 1–5 cm or 0; 2° leaflets 2–6 or 8–16

2. Leaf petioled; 2° leaflets 2–6, 4–8 mm; plant with thorns in leaf axils; fruit ± not narrowed between seeds ..... P. florida

2' Leaf sessile; 2° leaflets 8–16, 1–5 mm; plant with thorn-tipped branches; fruit narrowed between seeds ..... P. microphylla


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