Species within a genus

Genus: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
ACACIA (La)
Thorn Tree(ld) Wattle Doringboom
Family: FABACEAE
acer, = sharp, pointed, piercing; acus, = a needle or pin; as being pointed; -ius, = means ‘characteristic of’, hence indicates connection or resemblance. acacia, = the acacia-tree, the Egyptian pod-thorn, Mimosa nylotica, described by Pliny.
(ld, BL)
Acacia longifolia (La)
Long-leaved Wattle (an invasive alien)(Ma)
Location: (F, K, P)
longus, = long; folium, = a leaf. (long leaves)
(ld, BL)
Acacia mearnsii (La)
Black Wattle(Ma)
Location: (K)
For Edward Alexander Mearns (1856-1916).**
(Ch)
Acacia saligna (La)
Port Jackson Willow (an invasive alien)()
Location: (P)
salix, = a willow tree, willow, sallow; salignum, = of willow or willow-wood, willow-. (willowy, willow-like)
(ld, BL)