Vachellia farnesiana (Sweet Acacia) is a species of tree in the family Fabaceae. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is native to the contiguous United States, U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, eastern north america, North America, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, French Guiana, Virgin Islands, U.s., Guatemala, Cuba, the Americas, Georgia, El Salvador, Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia, Belize, Panama, Saint Lucia, Venezuela, Central America, Guyana, Peru, Nicaragua, Honduras, Mexico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Costa Rica, Netherlands Antilles, United States, Bahia, Cerrado, Distrito Federal, Amazônia, Minas Gerais, Pernambuco, Ceará, Mato Grosso do Sul, Paraná, Rio Grande do Norte, Goiás, Maranhao, Mata Atlântica, Pará, Amazônia, Caatinga, and Paraíba. Sweet Acacia has broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Theclinae. Sweet Acacia fixes nitrogen. It is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 5.2 m.
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