Host an Event Volunteer Join Tickets

Support the plant database you love!

Share

Plant Database

Search for native plants by scientific name, common name or family. If you are not sure what you are looking for, try the Combination Search or our Recommended Species lists.

Enter a Plant Name:
Or choose a plant family:
Vachellia farnesiana var. pinetorum (Pineland acacia)
Smith, R.W.

Vachellia farnesiana var. pinetorum

Vachellia farnesiana (L.) Wight & Arn. var. pinetorum (F.J. Herm.) Seigler & Ebinger

Pineland Acacia, Pineland Wattle

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s): Acacia pinetorum, Vachellia insularis, Vachellia peninsularis

USDA Symbol: VAFAP

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

From the Image Gallery

2 photo(s) available in the Image Gallery

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Bipinnate
Inflorescence: Head
Fruit Type: Legume
Size Notes: Typically 3-6 feet in height. May reach 12 feet.

Bloom Information

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

Distribution

USA: FL

Benefit

Use Ornamental: Thorny shrub bears flowers with very sweet fragrance.
Fragrant Flowers: yes
Attracts: Butterflies
Nectar Source: yes

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: UPL FAC
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Vachellia farnesiana var. pinetorum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Vachellia farnesiana var. pinetorum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Vachellia farnesiana var. pinetorum

Metadata

Record Modified: 2015-03-16
Research By: JAM

Go back