Local common name = Balloon vine. Family = Sapindaceae. Invasive in ponds and wetlands. Photo shows fruit and flower together.
Light brown bark in colour, small oval shaped leaves remain attached to the branches through the winter. They are yellow in colour but thatbut that
Orange County, California, US
San Diego County, California, US
Imperial County, California, US
I photographed representatives of all the woody species I could find wild seedlings of growing under the big climbing Cupressus near the Peacock fountain.
Sapindales /sæpɨnˈdeɪliːz/ is a botanical name for an order of flowering plants. Well-known members of Sapindales include citrus; maples, horse-chestnuts, lychees and rambutans; mangos and cashews; frankincense and myrrh; mahogany and neem.