habit--mesquite usually branches extensively from the basefruits--what kind of fruit what this be?fruits closeup--meal can be made from the seeds of mesquite( источник - source ) Порядок Бобовые Fabales Сем. Бобовые - Pea Family Fabaceae, или Leguminosae...mature leavesShow Larger Picturethe thorns of mesquite are paired at each nodeCultural Practices: The seeds must be scarified before sowing. The seeds have a very long shelf life...young leafthorns and young leavesCommon Name Velvet Mesquite Latin Name Prosopis velutina Native Habitat 0 to 5,700 feet in Sonoran...Prosopis cinerariaBlooming Habits: The tree is covered with fluffy yellowish flowers in spring. These flowers are very...The shaded areas on the map indicates where the genus has been observed in the United States. Click...Show Larger PictureALGARROBO (Prosopis PALLIDA)Latheticus Prosopis Chittenden 1904 Length: 2.0-3.0 mm Habitat: Stored products Comments:...Global Distribution NAm SAm Afr Berni, C.A.; Bolza, E.; Christensen, F.J. 1979. South American...Blooming Habits: The tree is covered with fluffy yellowish flowers in spring. These flowers are very...Gewoon mooie foto'sFig. 1. Flowers and foliage, May 2000, Chihuahuan Desert Gardens. Photograph by A.H. Harris. Fig. 2....Photographed near the Salt River at Phoenix, Arizona, USA. This image is hosted at WikipediaFlowers and leaves of the invasive alien tree, Mesquite, Prosopis gladulosa , south of the...ImageStems with inflorescences near The Chimneys at Big Bend National Park, 3/23/06.ECOLOGÍA ÍNDICEcluster of inflorescences--mesquite is a mimosoid legume in which the receptacle is elongated such...Plant habit in Bouteloua eriopoda / Gutierrezia microcephala grassland, Jornada del Muerto, 15 Dec...Young plants showing the effects of erosion in sandy soil, near Flat Lake, 10 Feb 2007.