Taxon  Report   12015    
Senegalia greggii  Britton & Rose
Catclaw, devil's claw
Senegalia greggii
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Senegalia greggii
© 2006 Steve Matson
Senegalia greggii
© 2007 Jason E. Willand
Senegalia greggii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Senegalia greggii
© 2015 John Doyen
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Acacia greggii var. arizonica
ICPN + PLANTS: Acacia greggii var. greggii
ICPN + PLANTS: Acacia greggii
More information about  Senegalia greggii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2018).

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