Latin name: Schinus molle L.
  Pronunciation: SKY-nus MOLE-lee

  Common name: Peruvian pepper
  Family: Anacardiaceae (Sumac)
  Habitat: Washes, slopes, abandoned fields, shaded
  canyons, commonly in cultivation in California and
  sometimes naturalized, native to South America

  Blooming period: Spring
  Click for name derivations:  1) Schinus
  2) molle

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