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Desmanthus bicornutus (two-horn bundleflower; Malvilla De Laguna; Guaje De Raton)

Synonyms: Acuan bicornutum; Acuan subulatum; Desmanthus rostratus; Desmanthus subulatus; Mimosa canonis

Wikipedia Abstract

Desmanthus bicornutus (common names Ruby Bundleflower, Two-horn Bundleflower, and in Mexican Spanish Malvilla de Laguna), is a species of bundleflower endemic to Northern and Central Mexico and the Southwestern United States. It is an "abundant roadside weed across its native range."
View Wikipedia Record: Desmanthus bicornutus


Allergen Potential [1]  Medium
Lifespan [2]  Perennial
Structure [2]  Herb

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Kew Millennium Seed Bank Partnership
Svalbard Global Seed Vault


Guatemala (native); Mexico(North & Central) (native); United States (native);



Species recognized by Lewis GP, , ILDIS World Database of Legumes in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000) 2USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
Institution information provided by Kew Millennium Seed Bank Partnership, Kew Royal Botanic Gardens - February 2013 Svalbard Global Seed Vault, Norway Ministry of Agriculture and Food - February 2013