Botanical name: Acacia hybrid
Common name in Vietnam: Keo lai
The Acacia hybrid is a medium-sized tree that is similar in appearance to Acacia mangium. The tree is capable of reaching a height of 8–10 m and a diameter at breast height of 7.5–9.0 cm within 2 years.
The morphological traits of the hybrids (flower colour, pod aspect, leaf shape and size, bark aspect and wood density) are generally an even mixture between those of the Acacia mangium and Acacia auriculiformis, its pure parent species (Chiae 1993). However, the Acacia hybrid differs from Acacia...