Prosopis chilensis (Fabaceae), algarrobo

Prosopis chilensis (Fabaceae), algarrobo

Prosopis chilensis at the south end of Gorée. Yaya said that he was not sure of the name, but thought that it was "Dakar Toubab" in Wolof. He also said that you can beat the leaves and then apply to cuts to help them heal.

Prosopis chilensis (Fabaceae)
Fruits of Prosopis chilensis

Posted in trees front page | trees and shrubs image gallery