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Acacia Not 100% sure on the specie but definately Acacia! Acacia nilotica,Geotagged,South Africa,Summer,africa,trees Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. Excellent !!!! Posted 6 years ago
  2. Wow, the lighting in this photo is stunning, love the atmosphere it creates! Promoted. Posted 6 years ago
  3. Amazing!!!! Shared on my FB page
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    Posted 4 years ago

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''Acacia nilotica'' is a species of ''Acacia'' native to Africa, the Middle East and the Indian subcontinent. It is also currently an invasive species of significant concern in Australia.

The generic name of this plant derives from ακακία , the name given by early Greek botanist-physician Pedanius Dioscorides to this tree as a medicinal, in his book ''Materia Medica''....hieroglyph snipped... This name derives from the Greek word for its characteristic thorns, ακις . The species.. more

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Species identified by Claire Hamilton
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Uploaded Jan 9, 2013. Captured Jan 8, 2013 14:36 in 84 Kerk Street, Oudtshoorn, 6620, South Africa.
  • Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
  • f/5.6
  • 1/400s
  • ISO200
  • 250mm