Acacia farnesiana
cassie cassie n. a type of tropical American thorny shrub or small tree ({Acacia farnesiana}); it bears fragrant yellow flowers used in making perfumery.

Syn: huisache, mimosa bush, sweet wattle, sweet acacia, scented wattle, flame tree, Acacia farnesiana. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Acacia farnesiana — Taxobox name = Needle Bush regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae genus = Acacia species = A. farnesiana binomial = Acacia farnesiana binomial authority = (L.) Willd. status = G5 status… …   Wikipedia

  • Acacia farnesiana — Para otros usos del nombre común «espino», véase espino (desambiguación).   Espinillo blanco …   Wikipedia Español

  • Acacia farnesiana — Cassier Cassier …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Acacia farnesiana — Süße Akazie Süße Akazie (Acacia farnesiana) Systematik Unterklasse: Rosenähnliche (Rosidae) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Acacia farnesiana — antilinė akacija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Mimozinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medingas, prieskoninis, vaistinis augalas (Acacia farnesiana), paplitęs Azijos rytuose. Naudojamas maisto priedams (kvėpikliams), dažams gaminti. Iš jo… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Acacia Farnesiana — Sponge Sponge (sp[u^]nj), n. [OF. esponge, F. [ e]ponge, L. spongia, Gr. spoggia , spo ggos. Cf. {Fungus}, {Spunk}.] [Formerly written also {spunge}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of Spongi[ae], or Porifera. See Illust. and Note… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acacia farnesiana — ID 255 Symbol Key ACFA Common Name sweet acacia Family Fabaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AZ, CA, FL, GA, HI, LA, MS, NM, PR, TX, VI Growth Habit Tree, Shrub …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Acacia farnesiana — noun tropical American thorny shrub or small tree; fragrant yellow flowers used in making perfumery • Syn: ↑huisache, ↑cassie, ↑mimosa bush, ↑sweet wattle, ↑sweet acacia, ↑scented wattle, ↑flame tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • Acacia Farnesiana — Willd. Sweet acacia (E); Aromo (P); Pela (C); Una de Cabra (C). (Fig. 4). The gum is used as a famin food. Flowers are put between linens to scent them and to protect them from moths. Flowers are attractive to bees. Crushed fruits yield an… …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • ACACIA FARNESIANA (L.) WILLD. - АКАЦИЯ ФАРНЕЗИ — см. 402. Кустарник. A. farnesiana (L.) Willd. А. Фарнези Sp. pl. ed. IV (1805) 1083. Burkill (1935) 20. Dalziel (1937) 205. S y n. Mimosa farnesiana L.; M. cavenia Molina; Acacia acicularis Willd.; A. cavenia Bert.; Vahellia farnesisna Wight et… …   Справочник растений

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