Vachellia nilotica (L.) P. J. H. Hurter & Mabb. 26

Scented Thorn, Egyptian acacia, Babul acacia, Thorn-mimosa, Thorny acacia, Scentedthorn, Prickly acacia, Black babul, Indian gum-arabic-tree, Gum arabic tree
Vachellia nilotica Flower
flower
Vachellia nilotica Leaf
leaf
Vachellia nilotica Fruit
fruit
Vachellia nilotica Bark
bark
Vachellia nilotica Habit
habit
Vachellia nilotica (L.) P. J. H. Hurter & Mabb.
Trees of South Africa
Family
Fabaceae
Genus
Vachellia
Species
Vachellia nilotica (L.) P. J. H. Hurter & Mabb.
Common name(s)
  • Scented Thorn
  • Egyptian acacia
  • Babul acacia
  • Thorn-mimosa
  • Thorny acacia
  • Scentedthorn
  • Prickly acacia
  • Black babul
  • Indian gum-arabic-tree
  • Gum arabic tree
Uses
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • agroforestry
    • barrier / support
    • revegetator
  • FUEL
    • charcoal
  • MATERIAL
    • gum / resin
    • tannin / dye
    • wood
  • MEDICINE
    • folklore
  • POISON
    • mammals
  • WEED
    Phenology

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