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Light green, 1 to 2 inch leaves are long elliptic, leathery and nonsilky which help to differentiate this bush from silktassel bush. It is usually a shrub of about 2 to 8 feet tall, but can become a small tree to 15 feet. Some species contain a bitter alkaloid, garryin, which has been used as a tonic and as a preventative for recurring diseases such as malaria. A Mexican species is much used as a remedy for diarrhea. Silktassel woods are hard and heavy. Rubber in small quantities has been extracted from this species.
S ' «l PlatanuS / wrightii Sycamore or Planetree family (Platanaceae) Range: c. to se AZ, sw NM; s. to Mex. Streams & lakesides, 2,000' - 7,000'. Once you've seen a sycamore, you'll never forget it. " The mottled effect is caused by its loose, thin, brownish bark flaking away and exposing patches of whitish to pale green inner bark. The tree grows to 80 feet with a trunk diameter of 4 feet, but is occasionally a sprawling, spread-out tree, divided at the ground into 2 or 3 large stems, some of which may even repose on the ground.
M 'M* SN « Forestiera neomexicana Olive family (Oleaceae) Range: Our whole range; w. to CA. River valleys & cliff bases, 3,000' - 7,000'. Typically, an erect, spreading shrub (rarely a small tree) from 3 to 10 feet tall, with spiny branches sometimes. Its small and inconspicuous flowers have no petals and the male and female flowers are separate entities, with the stamens giving the flowers a yellowish cast. The leaves which are grayish green and oval appear after the blossoms. Small, bluish black, olive-shaped fruits ripen and drop from the trees in late summer and fall.