Category: Tree - Deciduous
Growth Rate: Fast
Small tree with foliage similar to Mimosa, alternate, compound leaves, feathery. Red flowers, like powderpuffs.
Published in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 23: 286 in 11922.
Native to Mexico, Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua.
Basionym Mimosa houstoniana Mill.
Synonyms Acacia houstoni (L'Hér.) Willd. - published in Bot. Reg.
Mimosa houstoni L'Hér.
Anneslia falcifolia Salisb.