Mimosa Bush, Sweet Wattle
Synonym: Acacia acicularis, Vachellia farnesiana, Mimosa farnesiana, Acacia farnesiana
Although this acacia is often encountered as "minuata", according to the Kew Index and Jepson, the correct spelling is "minuta".
It has 2 inches long (5 cm) bipinnate leaves, on spiny branches. Acacia smallii is sometimes sold as Acacia farnesiana and is better with desert climates.
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