Plants of the Bible
Quick Reference Guide to Plants Listed in the Bible




"Then God said, 'Let the earth bring forth grass, the herb that yields seed, and the fruit tree that yields fruit according to its kind, whose seed is in itself, on the earth'; and it was so. And the earth brought forth grass, the herb that yields seed according to its kind, and the tree that yields fruit, whose seed is in itself according to its kind. And God saw that it was good." (Genesis 1:11-12)

Acacia

"You shall make an altar to burn incense on; you shall make it of acacia wood.


"You shall make an altar to burn incense on; you shall make it of acacia wood.


"You shall make an altar of acacia wood, five cubits long and five cubits wide-the altar shall be square-and its height shall be three cubits.


"You shall make an altar of acacia wood, five cubits long and five cubits wide-the altar shall be square-and its height shall be three cubits.


Then Bezalel made the ark of acacia wood; two and a half cubits was its length, a cubit and a half its width, and a cubit and a half its height.


Then Bezalel made the ark of acacia wood; two and a half cubits was its length, a cubit and a half its width, and a cubit and a half its height.


He made the altar of burnt offering of acacia wood; five cubits was its length and five cubits its width-it was square-and its height was three cubits.


He made the altar of burnt offering of acacia wood; five cubits was its length and five cubits its width-it was square-and its height was three cubits.


Now Joshua the son of Nun sent out two men from Acacia Grove to spy secretly, saying, "Go, view the land, especially Jericho." So they went, and came to the house of a harlot named Rahab, and lodged there.


Now Joshua the son of Nun sent out two men from Acacia Grove to spy secretly, saying, "Go, view the land, especially Jericho." So they went, and came to the house of a harlot named Rahab, and lodged there.


Then Joshua rose early in the morning; and they set out from Acacia Grove and came to the Jordan, he and all the children of Israel, and lodged there before they crossed over.


Then Joshua rose early in the morning; and they set out from Acacia Grove and came to the Jordan, he and all the children of Israel, and lodged there before they crossed over.


Now Israel remained in Acacia Grove, and the people began to commit harlotry with the women of Moab.


Now Israel remained in Acacia Grove, and the people began to commit harlotry with the women of Moab.


"So I made an ark of acacia wood, hewed two tablets of stone like the first, and went up the mountain, having the two tablets in my hand.


"So I made an ark of acacia wood, hewed two tablets of stone like the first, and went up the mountain, having the two tablets in my hand.


He made poles of acacia wood, and overlaid them with gold.


He made poles of acacia wood, and overlaid them with gold.


O My people, remember now What Balak king of Moab counseled, And what Balaam the son of Beor answered him, From Acacia Grove to Gilgal, That you may know the righteousness of the Lord."


O My people, remember now What Balak king of Moab counseled, And what Balaam the son of Beor answered him, From Acacia Grove to Gilgal, That you may know the righteousness of the Lord."


"ram skins dyed red, badger skins, and acacia wood;


"ram skins dyed red, badger skins, and acacia wood;


"You shall make the poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold.


"You shall make the poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold.


"And you shall make poles for the altar, poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with bronze.


"And you shall make poles for the altar, poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with bronze.


And he made the poles of acacia wood, and overlaid them with bronze.


And he made the poles of acacia wood, and overlaid them with bronze.


'ram skins dyed red, badger skins, and acacia wood;


'ram skins dyed red, badger skins, and acacia wood;


"And they shall make an ark of acacia wood; two and a half cubits shall be its length, a cubit and a half its width, and a cubit and a half its height.


"And they shall make an ark of acacia wood; two and a half cubits shall be its length, a cubit and a half its width, and a cubit and a half its height.


He made the table of acacia wood; two cubits was its length, a cubit its width, and a cubit and a half its height.


He made the table of acacia wood; two cubits was its length, a cubit its width, and a cubit and a half its height.


"And you shall make poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold.


"And you shall make poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold.


"And for the tabernacle you shall make the boards of acacia wood, standing upright.


"And for the tabernacle you shall make the boards of acacia wood, standing upright.


And he made the poles of acacia wood to bear the table, and overlaid them with gold.


And he made the poles of acacia wood to bear the table, and overlaid them with gold.


I will plant in the wilderness the cedar and the acacia tree, The myrtle and the oil tree; I will set in the desert the cypress tree and the pine And the box tree together,


I will plant in the wilderness the cedar and the acacia tree, The myrtle and the oil tree; I will set in the desert the cypress tree and the pine And the box tree together,


For the tabernacle he made boards of acacia wood, standing upright.


For the tabernacle he made boards of acacia wood, standing upright.


"You shall also make a table of acacia wood; two cubits shall be its length, a cubit its width, and a cubit and a half its height.


"You shall also make a table of acacia wood; two cubits shall be its length, a cubit its width, and a cubit and a half its height.


Everyone who offered an offering of silver or bronze brought the Lord's offering. And everyone with whom was found acacia wood for any work of the service, brought it.


Everyone who offered an offering of silver or bronze brought the Lord's offering. And everyone with whom was found acacia wood for any work of the service, brought it.


He made the incense altar of acacia wood. Its length was a cubit and its width a cubit-it was square-and two cubits was its height. Its horns were of one piece with it.


He made the incense altar of acacia wood. Its length was a cubit and its width a cubit-it was square-and two cubits was its height. Its horns were of one piece with it.


"And you shall make bars of acacia wood: five for the boards on one side of the tabernacle,


"And you shall make bars of acacia wood: five for the boards on one side of the tabernacle,


"And you shall make the poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold, that the table may be carried with them.


"And you shall make the poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold, that the table may be carried with them.


And he made the poles of acacia wood, and overlaid them with gold.


And he made the poles of acacia wood, and overlaid them with gold.


And he made bars of acacia wood: five for the boards on one side of the tabernacle,


And he made bars of acacia wood: five for the boards on one side of the tabernacle,


"You shall hang it upon the four pillars of acacia wood overlaid with gold. Their hooks shall be gold, upon four sockets of silver.


"You shall hang it upon the four pillars of acacia wood overlaid with gold. Their hooks shall be gold, upon four sockets of silver.


He made for it four pillars of acacia wood, and overlaid them with gold, with their hooks of gold; and he cast four sockets of silver for them.


He made for it four pillars of acacia wood, and overlaid them with gold, with their hooks of gold; and he cast four sockets of silver for them.


"And you shall make for the screen five pillars of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold; their hooks shall be of gold, and you shall cast five sockets of bronze for them.


"And you shall make for the screen five pillars of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold; their hooks shall be of gold, and you shall cast five sockets of bronze for them.


They camped by the Jordan, from Beth Jesimoth as far as the Abel Acacia Grove in the plains of Moab.


Scripture taken from the Modern King James Version of the Holy Bible Copyright © 1962 - 1998 By Jay P. Green, Sr.
"Olive Tree." Bible Knowledge Commentary (2 Vols.) by Roy B. Zuck and John Walvoord... for the Olive Tree Bible App on IPad, IPhone, Android, Kindle Fire, Mac, and Windows - Olive Tree Bible Software. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Dec. 2016.
Longman, Tremper, Peter Enns, and Mark Strauss. The Baker Illustrated Bible Dictionary. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 2013. Print.