Leucaena retusa

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Scientific Name Leucaena retusa USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Littleleaf Leadtree ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Fabaceae (Pea) Wildflower Center Ref.
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Description Tree or shrub, usually 15 feet tall or less; twice-compund leaves, up to 7 inches long divided into about 3 or 4 pairs of large leaflets that are further divided into about 5 or 6 pairs of much smaller leaflets; yellow flowers in dense globes about 1 inch across, protruding stamens. Descr. excerpt from "Little Big Bend" by Roy Morey. Texas Status

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