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Bursera microphylla, Elephant Tree, Torote Colorado, Copal

Bursera microphylla

Elephant Tree, Torote Colorado, Copal
Family: Burseraceae
Origin: Southern California, Mexico
CaudexCan be used for bonsaiSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterFragrantEthnomedical plant.
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The Elephant Tree has a succulent trunk. The pinnate leaves are aromatic with a strong scent of camphor. Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping.

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