| Cercidium floridum, Pea family (Leguminosae)
|Flowers:||5 crinkled yellow petals, to 1" long, with orange-tipped stamens.|
|Leaves:||Blue-green bark and leaves, made up of parallel rows of leaflets, to 1 1/2" long.|
|Height:||Tree grows to 30' high.|
| Photographed April
3, in Superstition Mountain area.
Typically found along desert washes, and in areas which retain ground water.