Got a picture of this thing? I went to a couple of Links but no picture.
Wattles can be scary!
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From: Leslie Mehrhoff <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Tuesday, April 01, 2003 2:43
Subject: possible invasive
> Hi everyone,
> Acacia pelagica ! Ever heard of it? I came in this morning to find a
> message on Taxacom. I seriously recommend that we watch for this
> potentially serious problem, especially for coastal waters, inland salt
> lakes, and eutrophic and oligotrophic ponds, streams and rivulets.
> Go to http://florabase.calm.wa.gov.au/ and click on the Acacia pelagica
> report. This might be serious!
> ***NO NEW INVASIONS***
> IPANE Web site: http://invasives.eeb.uconn.edu/ipane
> "What is our educational system doing to encourage personal amateur
> scholarship in the natural-history
> Aldo Leopold
> Leslie J. Mehrhoff, Ph.D.
> Director, Invasive Plant Atlas of New England
> George Safford Torrey Herbarium
> University of Connecticut
> Box U-43
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> Storrs, CT 06269-3043
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