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Prunus fasciculata (Torr.) A. Gray

Desert almond

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderRosalesRose family and eight others
FamilyRosaceaeIncludes apples, apricots, plums, cherries, peaches, pears, raspberries, strawberries, almonds, roses, meadowsweets, photinias, firethorns, rowans, and hawthorns; many others
GenusPrunusIncludes plums, cherries, peaches, apricots, and almonds
SpeciesfasciculataDerived from a Latin word meaning “bundles” and describing the way the leaves are attached to the leaf stem in little bunches or ‘fascicles’

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Prunus fasciculata description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 25 May 2020.

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Prunus fasciculata (desert almond)

5/3/2018 · Park Blvd., Joshua Tree National Park
≈ 15 × 10" (39 × 26 cm)

Prunus fasciculata (desert almond)

5/3/2018 · Park Blvd., Joshua Tree National Park
≈ 10 × 6" (24 × 16 cm)

Prunus fasciculata (desert almond)

5/3/2018 · Park Blvd., Joshua Tree National Park
≈ 21 × 14" (52 × 34 cm)

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