Manipur Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Manipur (India)
Designed & Developed by Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Acacia farnesiana (L.) Willd.

Family: Mimosaceae Genus: Acacia Species: Acacia farnesiana (L.) Willd.






Synonym Acacia acicularis Willd., Acacia densiflora (Small) Cory
Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name Aromo, Needle bush, Cassie flower, Mimosa bush Flower Type Corymb
English / Trade Name Sweet Accacia, Mimosa Bush Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name Chinggonglei Fruiting Period April-June
Altitude Up to 1500 m Fruit Type Pod
Habit Shrub Fruit Details Cylindrical, turgid, dark-brown, with a double row of seeds
Habitat Colonize distributed land left open by the elimination of native vegetation Bark Type Rugged
Distribution India, Pakistan, Fiji, Northern Australia, Southern Australia, Southern France and Africa Bark Details Rich chocolate brown or grey possessing long, sharp, multiple thorns
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Pinnate
Description of Species It is a shrub which usually grows to a height of around 1 to 1.5 m but it can grow up to 8 m tall almost every part of the plant contains sharp thorns Leaf Details Leaflets 20-40 on each pinna very small rigid

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found