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Algarrobo Negro
Scientific Name: Prosopis nigra (Griseb.) Hieron.
Synonym: Prosopis algarrobilla var. nigra
Family: Fabaceae
Algarrobo Negro (Prosopis  nigra)
Prosopis nigra at the Desert Botanical Garden
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 10-13,27-30

Heat Tolerance: Excellent

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Temperate South America

Growth Habits: Mostly evergreen trees, up to 30 feet tall (9 m)

Watering Needs: Little water

Propagation: Seeds

Grown and harvested for its wood.

Blooming Habits:

Fruiting Habits:

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