Taxon  Report   35 
Acacia mearnsii  De Wild.
Black wattle
Acacia mearnsii
© 2015 Ron Vanderhoff
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Acacia mearnsii
© 2015 Ron Vanderhoff
Acacia mearnsii, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Acacia mearnsii
© © 2015 Ron Vanderhoff
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acacia
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Acacia decurrens var. mollis
More information about  Acacia mearnsii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
website references from Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ACME80)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 01, 2016).

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