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Carrotwood
Cupaniopsis anacardioides

Carrotwood, Cupaniopsis anacardioides Seedlings of the carrotwood tree frequently come up as weeds in my garden.  It took quite a while to connect the seedlings with an adult tree so that I could identify them.









Carrotwood, Cupaniopsis anacardioides These are the flowers on the tree.  The carrotwood is a common street tree in this area.










Carrotwood, Cupaniopsis anacardioides This shows the fruit.  At maturity they split open and allow the seeds to drop out.  Then the birds eat them.









Carrotwood, Cupaniopsis anacardioides Here seeds I find under the wires where the birds like to perch and socialize.











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