Taxon  Report   29 
Acacia dealbata  Link
Silver wattle

Acacia dealbata
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Acacia dealbata
© 2004 Steve Matson
Acacia dealbata, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as moderate   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

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Acacia dealbata
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acacia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2 + PLANTS: Acacia decurrens var. dealbata
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JSTOR: The Introduction of Acacias into California:  H. M. Butterfield. "Previous to 1849 there were no Acacias in California. ... [in 1858] California nuserymen were ... importing seeds directly from Austrailia."

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 28, 2015).

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