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Acacia auriculiformis

Acacia auriculiformis A. Cunn. ex Benth.

northern black wattle

NCBG PLANT INDEX
ID_PLANT: ACAU
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Acacia auriculiformis
GENUS: Acacia
FAMILY: FABACE - Fabaceae (Legume Family)

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DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Shrub, Tree

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USDA Symbol: ACAU
USDA Common Name: Earleaf Acacia
Native Status: L48 (I)
Distribution: USA (FL)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Tree, Shrub

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SCIENTIFIC NAME: Acacia auriculiformis
COMMON NAME: Northern Black Wattle
SYNONYMY: [= I, K3, SE, WH3]
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HABITAT: Disturbed areas, suburban woodlands; native of Australia.
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ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Fabaceae Lindley 1836 or LEGUMINOSAE A.L. de Jussieu 1789 (Legume Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 730 genera and 20,000 species, trees, shrubs, and herbs, cosmopolitan.
REFERENCE: Isely (1990)=SE (throughout the family treatment); Isely (1998)=I; Lewis et al. (2005); Wojciechowski, Lavin, & Sanderson (2004); Wilbur (1963a); Robertson & Lee (1976).
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Acacia P. Miller 1754 (Wattle, Acacia)
SUMMARY: A genus of about 1300 species, trees and shrubs, mainly of Australia.
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HERBARIUM RESOURCES
SERNEC: Find Acacia auriculiformis in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Acacia auriculiformis in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES
USDA: Find Acacia auriculiformis in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Acacia auriculiformis in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Acacia auriculiformis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Acacia auriculiformis

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