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Ricinus communis - Castor Bean Tree

Ricinus communis - Castor Bean Tree (Ricinus communis - Castor Bean Tree)

This short-lived tree, about 5 - 7 one of California's worst weed trees. It will germinate in very dry soil and soon there's a little forest of 15 - 20 foot / 4 - 6 meter trees. Photo taken August 15, 2009.

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Love the leaf shape.........

15 Sep, 2009



Yes, they have a palmate leaf. Thanks.

16 Sep, 2009


a nice tree.

16 Sep, 2009

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