Earleaf Acacia (Acacia auriculiformis)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 25 to 50 feet or more
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Edible to birds
Other: Oblong, flat pods are twisted at maturity and contain flat, black seeds that are attached by orange string-like arils.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Uses: Shade Tree
Useful for timber production
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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(Sub)tropical tree? by rattlebox Dec 31, 2019 7:42 PM 12
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