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Acacia collinsii

cachito, bull horn acacia

Family

Fabaceae

Native to

native to Panamá

Type

shrub

Height

short (0 - 5 m/0 - 16 ft )

Height (m)

1 - 5

Deciduous/Evergreen

evergreen

Flower Color

yellow

Flowering Time

February, March, April, May, June

Fruiting Time

February, March, April, May, June

Difficult Conditions Tolerated

Degraded Soil

Edible / Medicinal

Edible leaves, roots, seeds, bark or flowers, Medicinal

Successional Type

early successional

Ecosystem Services

habitat

Best Method of Propagation

seed

Precautions

Symbiotic relationship with biting ants from the genus Pseudomyrmex