Parkinsonia aculeata (Jerusalem Thorn) is a species of shrub in the family Fabaceae. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is native to Puerto Rico, the contiguous United States, and North America. Jerusalem Thorn has compound, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Carpenter Bees. Jerusalem Thorn is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 5.5 m.
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