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NTBG Plant Name:
Acacia koa
Barcode:
PTBG1000000508
Specimen ID:
001714
Collector ID:
5759
Collector Name:
David H. Lorence
Collection Date:
January 28, 1988
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Observers:
Tim Flynn, Peter O'Connor
Region:
Hawaii
Country:
US
Island Group:
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Island:
Kauai
State:
HI
County:
Kauai County
District:
Waimea District
Elevation:
1220
Locality:
Kokee State Park along Hwy 550 at 16.3 miles N of Waimea, just above (NE) of Kokee Lodge and Museum area.
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Tree 12 m tall (reaches 15 m), crown moderately spreading, bark smooth gray, fissured near base. Inflorescences terminal, flowers white. Phyllodes not glaucous. Seeds oriented crosswise in pods. Localized population, regenerating. This form corresponds to A. kauaiensis Hillebr.
Ancillary: Wood:
Yes
Habitat:
Mixed mesophytic forest of Metrosideros and Acacia.
Comments:
Specimen consists of two sheets - 001714 & 001715
Date of Last Update:
June 3, 2022

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