Classification
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  • Unknown
    • Opopanax
    • Mimosa
  • Scientific Names
    • Acacia farnesiana
  • Spanish
    • Huizache
  • English
    • Huisache
    • Sweet Acacia
    • Needle Bush
  • Purépecha
    • arúmbari
  • Zapoteco
    • bihi
  • Guarijío
    • coo-ca
  • Mayo
    • cucca
  • Huasteco
    • gavia
  • Cuicateco
    • iai-do-no
  • Otomí
    • minza
  • Huichol
    • xiri-xi
  • Maya
    • k'ank'ilis-ché

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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tecpatl

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April 14, 2015 06:29 PM MDT

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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arturogma

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January 1, 2015

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

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April 5, 2015 03:53 PM CDT

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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lreveler

Date

March 31, 2015 01:34 PM MDT

Description

Height- 11 feet
Width 10 feet
Tree structure
Brown bark
Small green abundant leaves
Direct sunlight
Dry soil
Small green fluffy round flowers

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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erikamitchell

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March 15, 2015 06:38 AM EDT

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

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April 2, 2015 05:47 PM CDT

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Huizache Acacia farnesiana

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juancruzado

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July 3, 2014

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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jcentavo

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April 2, 2015

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Sweet acacia Acacia farnesiana

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nrpr

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April 1, 2015

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Huisache Acacia farnesiana

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gbrucks

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April 2, 2015 08:43 AM CDT

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

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March 31, 2015 11:41 AM CDT

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Huisache Acacia farnesiana

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markg

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March 18, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

Vachellia farnesiana, also known as Acacia farnesiana, and previously Mimosa farnesiana, commonly known as needle bush, is so named because of the numerous thorns distributed along its branches. The native range of V. farnesiana is uncertain. While the point of origin is Mexico and Central America, the species has a pantropical distribution incorporating northern Australia and southern Asia. It remains unclear whether the extra-American distribution is primarily natural or anthropogenic. It is deciduous over part of...

No range data available.