Parkinsonia aculeata (Mexican Palo Verde) is a species of tree in the family Fabaceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to North America, Puerto Rico, and The Contiguous United States. They have compound, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Coelioxys germana, Hylaeus confluens, Heriades leavitti, and Megachile policaris. Individuals can grow to 5.5 m.
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