Classification
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All Names

  • 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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Recent observations

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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March 4, 2015

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Huizache Acacia farnesiana

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adorantes

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February 5, 2015 10:54 AM CST

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Huizache Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

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March 1, 2015 10:09 AM CST

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

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March 1, 2015 09:45 AM CST

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Huizache Acacia farnesiana

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jorgetrevino

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February 28, 2015

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Huizache Acacia farnesiana

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hvillalonmoreno

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February 23, 2015

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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sambiology

Date

February 21, 2015

Description

Observed while waiting for wife and sister-in-law at "Sew Special Quilts."

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

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February 15, 2015 12:55 PM CST

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

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February 13, 2015

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

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February 6, 2015 12:05 PM CST

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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jameswbeck

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August 20, 2007

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

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April 16, 2014
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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.