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Key to Prosopis

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1. Fruit tightly coiled; petals fused

2. Inflorescence spike-like raceme, 4–8 cm; leaf hairy ..... P. pubescens

2' Inflorescence head to spike-like raceme, < 4 cm; leaf glabrous or short-hairy ..... [P. strombulifera]

1' Fruit not coiled; petals free

3. Plant ± glabrous; 2° leaflets (10)15–25 mm, length 7–9 × width ..... P. glandulosa var. torreyana

3' Plant with short, dense hairs; 2° leaflets 4–15 mm, length 3–4 × width ..... P. velutina


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