Huisache definitions

wē-säch', -sä'chĕ
A thorny shrub (Acacia farnesiana) of tropical and subtropical America, having clusters of small fragrant yellow flowers that yield an essential oil used in perfumery.
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A spiny plant (Acacia farnesiana) of the mimosa family, native to Tex. and Mexico, with fragrant yellow flowers used in perfumery.
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Origin of huisache

American Spanish from Nahuatl huixachi thorny, thorny tree huitztli thorn ixachi much, abundant