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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Recent observations

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What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Observer

connlindajo

Date

March 28, 2016 07:19 PM CDT

Description

Same site as:
http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/2801111
Still perfumes air with sickening sweet odor.

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Date

April 21, 2016

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917
San Juan del Río, Querétaro.
Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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najera

Date

April 15, 2016

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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marioantonio

Date

March 20, 2016

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What

Huisache Acacia farnesiana ssp. minuta

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annwf

Date

March 25, 2016 03:45 PM EDT

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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mjskinner

Date

March 20, 2016 05:30 AM MST

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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negronahual

Date

April 9, 2016 01:23 PM CDT

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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mustardlypig

Date

April 9, 2016 06:52 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Collected seeds years ago from a roadside colony in Tarrant County. Probably a horticultural escape (?).

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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taogirl

Date

April 4, 2016

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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charley

Date

April 4, 2016

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

Date

March 8, 2016 12:03 PM CST

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Observer

potosino

Date

March 26, 2016

Description

Huizache en flor, cercano a Manantial de la Media Luna

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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.
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