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  • Acacia implexa

    Acacia implexa     (a-KAY-she-a)  

    Common Names: Hickory Wattle. Lightwood

    Derivation of the name:

    Acacia; from Greek ‘acis’, a thorn.

    Implexa:  from the Latin ‘implexus’ meaning entangled or entwined, referring to the pods which are folded and twisted, often forming a tangled mass