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Acacia koa
Acacia koa

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NTBG Plant Name:
Acacia koa
Barcode:
PTBG1000000397
Specimen ID:
007559
Collector ID:
5822B
Collector Name:
David H. Lorence
Collection Date:
February 26, 1988
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Observers:
Tim Flynn
Region:
Hawaii
Country:
US
Island Group:
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Island:
Kauai
State:
HI
County:
Kauai County
District:
Kawaihau District
Locality:
Sleeping Giant Mountain (Nonou Ridge Forest Reserve); alt. 250-270 m.
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Tree 6 m tall, trunk branching at 0.5 m., infested with termites, crown wide spreading, bark dark gray, fissured & flaking, foliage with slight grayish cast. Flowers yellowish white. Pods slightly curved. Small population locally.
Habitat:
Secondary forest.
Associated Species:
Psidium cattleianum with native remnants including Pandanus, Acacia koa, and Hibiscus on E slope.
Comments:
Specimen consists of two sheets -007541 & 007559
Date of Record Creation:
April 7, 2011
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022

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