Senegalia greggii

Cirsium occidentale var. compactum

formerly Acacia greggii

Senegalia greggii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is found in western North America.



Communities Creosote Bush Scrub and Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Habitat dunes, coastal
Genus Senegalia


“Jaeger writes that the desert tribes ate the seeds and chewed the gum from the bark. Small birds nest in the canopy and rabbits live under the tree.” — Las Pilitas

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