Classification
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All Names

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

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Recent observations

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Observer

francisco3

Date

April 7, 2014 10:12 PM HST

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What

Huizache Acacia farnesiana

Observer

aztekium

Date

February 23, 2014 12:42 PM CST

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What

Huisache Acacia farnesiana

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

March 30, 2014

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Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

July 9, 2012

Description

Common in the deep soil areas with mesquite-whitebrush-grenjeno thickets.

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What

Huisache Acacia farnesiana

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

July 3, 2013

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Square

What

Huisache Acacia farnesiana

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

July 7, 2012

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Huizache Acacia farnesiana

Observer

hvillalonmoreno

Date

March 16, 2014

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What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Observer

layla

Date

March 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Huisache Acacia farnesiana

Observer

mikaelb

Date

March 7, 2014 03:50 PM CST

Description

This is one of two species of numerous and brightly blooming trees with bright yellow globe flowers.

Photos / Sounds

What

Huisache Acacia farnesiana

Observer

cullen

Date

March 7, 2014 03:34 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Huisache Acacia farnesiana

Observer

kucycads

Date

March 8, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Observer

juancruzado

Date

February 26, 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.