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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 is a species of flowering plant in the legume family native to northern and central Mexico and the southwestern United States. It is an "abundant roadside weed across its native range." It is known by the common names ruby bundleflower, two-horn bundleflower, and in Mexican Spanish malvilla de laguna.
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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);



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1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000)
2USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture
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