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Re: Save the African Acacia - Sign a petition

Unread post by okie » Tue Aug 23, 2011 2:30 pm

And all because Australians do not have enough imagination to give their plants original names :roll:
So it will remain a thorny issue , so to speak :hmz:
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Re: Save the African Acacia - Sign a petition

Unread post by Rooies » Tue Aug 23, 2011 4:43 pm

Imberbe wrote::evil:

Now make us change ... :sniper:


I agree oom Boom, who is going to do what to us if we continue to use Acacia
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Unread post by Flutterby » Tue Aug 23, 2011 5:15 pm

I agree!! :thumbs_up: I still call a "grey loerie" a "grey loerie".....a "grey go-away" bird is just a ridiculous name!! :tongue:
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Unread post by pantera leo » Wed Aug 24, 2011 12:12 pm

For those interested I came across this article while following up on the Acacia issue: Acacia Debate

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Unread post by Blydeboer » Sun Oct 23, 2016 6:30 pm

Does anyone have or posted the new names for the old African Acacia trees? Or if a new tree book has been published with the updated names?

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Re: Save the African Acacia - Sign a petition

Unread post by Yoda » Tue Oct 25, 2016 9:09 am

Blydeboer wrote:Does anyone have or posted the new names for the old African Acacia trees? Or if a new tree book has been published with the updated names?


I think the idea is to call the African Acacias - Senegalia

Sorry, not in my books. :roll:
They will always be Acacias to me :twisted:
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