Golden seed pods hanging on a tree branch under blue sky
prosopis-juliflora
Prosopis juliflora (Mesquite)

One of two native Colombian species of the genus Prosopis. The fruit is in the pod and can be used in many ways. In Guajira the indigenous Wayuu make a drink with panela in it. The tree also has medicinal use. Photographed in the desert of Guajira.

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