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Acacia schaffneri var. bravoensis (Huisachillo)
Wasowski, Sally and Andy

Acacia schaffneri var. bravoensis

Acacia schaffneri (S. Watson) F.J. Herm. var. bravoensis Isely

Huisachillo, Schaffner's wattle, Twisted acacia

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: acscb

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Root Type: Tap
Flower: Flowers in 1/2 inch globes
Fruit: Brown 2.5-3 in.
Size Class: 6-12 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Orange , Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May

Distribution

USA: TX

Growing Conditions

Water Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
Heat Tolerant: yes
Soil Description: Sandy, Sandy Loam, Medium Loam, Clay Loam, Clay, Caliche type

Benefit

Use Ornamental: Aromatic, Attractive, Blooms ornamental
Conspicuous Flowers: yes

Propagation

Propagation Material: Seeds

Bibliography

Bibref 318 - Native Texas Plants: Landscaping Region by Region (2002) Wasowski, S. & A. Wasowski

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Acacia schaffneri var. bravoensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Acacia schaffneri var. bravoensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Acacia schaffneri var. bravoensis

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-12-23
Research By: TWC Staff

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