Physical Setting
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Physical Setting
Climate
Adaptations
Tucson Plants
Tucson Animals
External Resources
PlantsNative TreesNative ShrubsNative CactusesWildflowersOther Plants
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Mexican Crucillo (Condalia warnockii)
Mexican crucilloDESCRIPTION: Shrub to 5'. Flowers are tiny, but fruit are 1/4" in diameter and are red to blackish in color. Leaves are simple, smooth-edged, alternate, elliptical to spatula-shaped to 3/16" long. Branches have sharp tips. Rhamnaceae (Buckthorn) Family.
NATURAL HISTORY: Flowers bloom mostly August to October, but also in spring.

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