Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Acacia
Family: Fabaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
cyclops
NOTES

An exotic perennial shrub or small tree from Australia. The phyllodes are bright green and almost straight. Galls are formed by the midge Dasineura dielsi.


AUTHORITY
A.Cunn. ex G.Don
Sub Author
Conservation
Invader Category 2
Habit
Tree
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Bright yellow globular flowers occur sporadically throughout most of the year. Fruits are brown twisted pods containing seeds surrounded by bright red or orange arils
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
Red eye
Rooikrans
Invader
Habitat
NOTES: Invades both the bush and the fynbos
HABITAT NAME: Veld
NOTES: An invader in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Firewood
Makes good firewood
Months
All year
October
November
December
January
February
Synonyms for Species
Acacia cyclopsis



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