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  Wright acacia (Wright catclaw)  
Common Name: Wright acacia (Wright catclaw)
Latin Name: Acacia greggii var. wrightii
Tree Size: Medium
Leaf Type: Deciduous
Growth Rate: Slow
Water Needs: Dry
Tolerances: Drought, alkaline soils (pH > 7.5)
Attributes: Texas native, showy or fragrant flower, attractive seeds or fruit
Features: White brushes of spring flowers; fine textured leaves and small, brown seed pods.
Comments: Requires pruning to develop one or more main trunks.
Problems: Small curved prickles on branchlets;
Firewise: Yes
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