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SOLVED: Shrub ID Please

Ivanhoe, TX

This is not my mystery but a friend's I'm trying to help. I've emailed and ask for any flower/berrie descriptions if it has them and will update when I get the answer. Maybe someone can ID w/o that info though. Thanks for any input.

"This is some brush that grows on my grandparents grandparents place is about 50 miles west of Austin ... it has kind of a bitter smell when you break off a limb ... "

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Murfreesboro, TN(Zone 7a)

Texas kidneywod, maybe? (Eysenhardtia)

Ivanhoe, TX

Thanks Terry, the leaves sure look like a match as does the overall brush. I'm waiting on my friend to answer about the white blooms I see when I do a image search using the term. Thanks again I will update.

Ivanhoe, TX

Terry, he said that's definitely it! Thanks again. :-)

Murfreesboro, TN(Zone 7a)

Yay! We can chalk that one up to a lucky guess. My first thought when I saw the leaves, was something along the lines of either a mimosa (Albizia) or honey locust. But given the absence of thorns and by the looks of the brush, I scratched those off and did a little searching.

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