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Acacia schaffneri (S. Watson) F.J. Herm.
Schaffner's wattle, Twisted acacia
USDA Symbol: ACSC2
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Orange , Yellow
TX Native Distribution:
South Texas Native Habitat:
Mixed-brush communities,variety of soils. USDA Native Status: L48(N)
BenefitUse Ornamental: Can be used as landscape, ornamental or hedge plant in xeriscapes and rock gardens.
Conspicuous Flowers: yes
Fragrant Flowers: yes
Deer Resistant: No
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
National Butterfly Center
- Mission, TX
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-1095
Collected 2011-08-20 in Starr County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
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Record Modified: 2011-05-31
Research By: DEW