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Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4
Prosopis juliflora, Woody weeds, Western Australia
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A TREE grown for shade and ornamental purposes and bearing nutritious pods would appear to be welcome anywhere.
This description applies to Mesquite; however it has certain undesirable characteristics which usually outweigh the advantages and pose a major agricultural problem.
That, in fact, is the position in Western Australia.
Meadly, G R W
"Mesquite (Prosopis juliflora D.C.),"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 3:
9, Article 11.
Available at: https://library.dpird.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol3/iss9/11