This plant has a mild fragrance
Vachellia anegadensis is a spiny shrub or tree species from the Fabaceae family. It is endemic to the Leeward Islands. This species is classified as Endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).
How to propagate Poke-Me-Boy
Sow seeds 2-5 mm deep in sandy soil mix. Germination takes 3-12 weeks.
Special features of Poke-Me-Boy
This tree has a long taproot which enables it to use water and nutrients from deep underground, this and its ability to fix nitrogen, lead to grasses and other plants thriving in its shade.
Can be grown into large hedges.