EPPO Global Database

Acacia mearnsii(ACAMR)

Code created in: 2002-07-18

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ACAMR
  • Preferred name: Acacia mearnsii
  • Authority: de Wildeman


Australia (southeastern, Tasmania). Widely introduced into warmer areas of the world, and very invasive

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Racosperma mearnsii (de Wildeman) Pedley

Common names
Name Language
black wattle English
green wattle English
Gerberakazie German
grüne Akazie German
schwarze Akazie German
Schwarzholzakazie German
mimosa duveteux French
mimosa vert French
acacia centenaria Spanish (AR)
aromo negro Spanish (AR)
mimosa Spanish
mimosa negra Spanish
mimosa di Mearns Italian
swartwattel Dutch
acácia-negra Portuguese (BR)
morishimu-akashia Japanese
モリシマアカシア Japanese
акация чёрноствольная Russian
uzun akasya Turkish
hēi jīng Chinese
黑荆 Chinese