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Acacia oerfota
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Mimosoideae
Genus: Acacia
Species: A. oerfota
Binomial name
Acacia oerfota
(Forssk.) Schweinf.
Range of Acacia oerfota

Acacia gorinii Chiov.
Acacia nubica Benth.
Acacia orfota sensu auct.
Acacia pterygocarpa Benth.[1]

Acacia oerfota is a perennial shrub or tree which is native to Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Among other things, it is used in making beverages.[2] It grows 1-5m high.[3]


  1. ^ ILDIS LegumeWeb
  2. ^ USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN)
  3. ^ The Virtual Field Herbarium


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