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Acacia roemeriana

Acacia roemeriana Scheele

Roundflower catclaw, Round-flower catclaw, Roemer acacia, Catclaw, Roemer's acacia, Catclaw acacia

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

USDA Symbol: ACRO
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
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Specimen & Label Data

Acacia roemeriana

Roemer Acacia

Fabaceae

Location: N side of Canyon Lake at 880 Military Drive, on Canyon Lake Island.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Dry, rocky hillsides, limestone soil.

Description: Open shrub 2-3 m tall with many branches. Recurved prickles on stems, Leaves with 1-3 pairs pinnae; leaflets 4-8 pairs per pinna. Flowers creamy-white, 1 cm thick and fragrant. Legume a pod.

County: Comal
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: Apr 10, 1994
Specimen number: 189

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0752
Accession Date: May 4, 1994
Accession Number: 55

Annotations: (In flower) SCXXC

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