Swaziland's Flora Database:
Vachellia grandicornuta (Gerstner) Seigler & Ebinger
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Tree
Found within protected areas
Swaziland distribution: lowveld only
Local abundance: occasional
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Acacia grandicornuta - Large tree, hairless throughout. Stipular thorns present, straight, sometimes only a few mm long, sometimes up to 6 cm long, in pairs or more often single, finely gland-dotted. Inflorescences in dense lateral tufts, spherical, c 1 cm diam; flowers white, scented. Fruits flat, somewhat curved, up to 5 cm long x 7 mm wide.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.
Included in Tree Atlas.
Culverwell, J., K.P. Braun (in prep). Mlawula Nature Reserve Annotated Flora Checklist (incomplete, unpublished)