Acacia melanoxylon

blackwood acacia

  • Family Fabaceae.
  • Native to Australia.
  • Dark colored wood is used for furniture, cabinets, and flooring. Widely planted in Hawaii as a reforestation species, especially in Kokee, Kauai, and now naturalized.
  • Weed Risk Assessment Score: 12 (HIGH RISK) NOT RECOMMENDED for introduction to new areas in Hawaii or the Pacific.

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Acacia melanoxylon leaves

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