Classification
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  • Portuguese
    • Acácia-de-dioscórides
  • Spanish
    • Aromo
    • Huizache
  • Unknown
    • Opopanax
    • Mimosa
  • Scientific Names
    • Acacia farnesiana
  • 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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najera

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September 25, 2016 10:16 AM CDT

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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najera

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September 22, 2016 09:33 AM CDT

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June 12, 2013 09:22 AM CDT

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danjohnson77077

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September 22, 2016 08:19 PM CDT

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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September 11, 2016 07:48 AM CDT

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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refugio

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September 13, 2016 06:04 PM HST

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gonzalezii

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July 31, 2016 06:44 PM CDT

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norasnchezmedina

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October 22, 2010 03:33 PM CDT

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Huisache Acacia farnesiana ssp. minuta

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efarias1

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April 3, 2011 01:29 PM CDT

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Huisache Acacia farnesiana ssp. minuta

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gressington

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March 30, 2016 07:24 PM CDT

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Huisache Acacia farnesiana ssp. minuta

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pat_ry

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August 31, 2016 04:22 PM CDT

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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manuelnevarez

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August 21, 2016 03:05 PM CDT
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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...

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