• Visitors View the Vista
  • Slab Walkway
  • Palms Beneath the Columns
  • Rosemary-Covered Wall
  • Agave Sentry
  • Shooting Fountain of Green Wisps
  • Wide Entryway
  • Inviting Entryway 2
  • The Majesty of Palms
  • Reflect on the Pool
  • Humanoid Sculptures
  • Mountain Majesty in the Distance
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Tour 5 Miller Residence
Sweet Acacia

Garden Tours: Desert Art House Palm Desert

Photographer: GardenSoft
Sweet Acacia

Common name: Sweet Acacia
Botanical name: Acacia farnesiana

Sweet Acacia is a large thorny shrub or small tree has a soft texture as a result of its finely divided leaves. Bright yellow flowers have a light, sweet fragrance. The bloom is heaviest in the spring and may continue intermittently throughout summer and fall. It is evergreen in mild winters. Soil tolerant even poorly drained. Branches are armed with paired spines to 2".