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Celtis pallida

Desert Hackberry, garambullo

Celtis pallida
Celtis pallida
Celtis pallida
Celtis pallida
Celtis pallida

Life form2, 3: shrub, tall
Habitat: washes
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: oblong or oval
leaf surface3: smooth
leaf margin3: dentate or entire
Flower color2: greenish or green
Flowering period2: Mar. to May
Armament2, 3: short straight spines
Family1, 2, 3: Cannabaceae (hemp family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Ulmaceae (elm family)
Synonym(s)1: Celtis tala v.pallida
Status: common
Locations where collected or observed:
      Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
      Barry M. Goldwater Range
      Sonoran Desert National Monument
      Ajo vicinity and BLM land

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