Vachellia farnesiana, also known as Acacia farnesiana, and previously Mimosa farnesiana, commonly known as sweet acacia,huisache[ or needle bush, is a species of shrub or small tree in the legume family, Fabaceae. It is deciduous over part of its range,but evergreen in most locales. The species grows to a height of 15–30 feet (4.6–9.1 m) and grows multiple trunks. The base of each leaf is accompanied by a pair of thorns on the branch
|Key Feature||Expect 90 to 100 % Germination Rate|
|Uses||The flowers are processed through distillation to produce a perfume called Cassie which has been described as “delicious”.
Flowers of the plant provide the perfume essence from which the biologically important sesquiterpenoid farnesol is named