[Paloverde: The Genus Parkinsonia in the Mountains and Deserts of the American Southwest]

Blue Palo Verde

Parkinsonia florida

Synonyms: Cercidium floridum ssp. floridum, Cercidium floridum ssp. peninsulare

Flower of Blue Palo Verde: Parkinsonia florida (Synonyms: Cercidium floridum ssp. floridum, Cercidium floridum ssp. peninsulare)

Blue palo verde blooming at the Indian Head Ranch north of Borrego Springs, California.........March 29, 2011.

Blue Palo Verde: Parkinsonia florida (Synonyms: Cercidium floridum ssp. floridum, Cercidium floridum ssp. peninsulare) - Fruit of Blue Palo Verde: Parkinsonia florida (Synonyms: Cercidium floridum ssp. floridum, Cercidium floridum ssp. peninsulare)

Blue palo verde blooming at the Indian Head Ranch north of Borrego Springs, California.........March 29, 2011.

Paul Slichter