Classification
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All Names

  • 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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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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najera

Date

February 5, 2016

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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oz4caster

Date

February 4, 2016 01:58 PM CST

Description

Not certain on the ID because I only saw fresh sprouts.

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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December 17, 2015 01:41 PM PST

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

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January 30, 2016 01:45 PM CST

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

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January 27, 2016 12:43 PM CST

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

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January 27, 2016 12:41 PM CST

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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floydreed

Date

January 31, 2016 12:34 PM HST

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Date

January 30, 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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francisco3

Date

January 30, 2016 09:57 AM HST

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Date

January 20, 2016

Description

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

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

Date

January 13, 2016 08:50 AM CST

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Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

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gonzalezii

Date

January 13, 2016 12:54 PM CST
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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.