Taxon  Report   12120 
Vachellia farnesiana  (L.) Wight & Arn.
Sweet acacia
Vachellia farnesiana, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California.

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Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Vachellia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Vachellia farnesiana var. farnesiana
Vachellia farnesiana var. minuta
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Acacia farnesiana
Other Names:
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ICPN: Acacia farnesiana
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2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
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Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 18, 2014).

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