Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia bancroftiorum

Scientific NameAcacia bancroftiorum
CategoriesNitrogen FixerTreeWattle
Common Name(s)Bancroft's Wattle
FamilyFabaceae, Subfamily - Mimosoideae

Description

"Spindly shrub or slender tree to c. 6 m high." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Notes

A very available and useful plant for rehabilitation of mine sites and roadsides. Produces attractive, glaucous foliage which is usually green when observed near Kingaroy in the South Burnett. Inflorescences are pale yellow and globular. The pods and seeds are relatively large.

Historical Notes

Distribution

"Common from Collinsville S to near Crows Nest and W to near Tambo, also the White Mtns area, Qld. Usually grows in shallow soil on rocky hillsides in Eucalyptus woodland or open forest. Near Kingaroy it occurs in deep alluvium and its foliage is then usually green, fide L.Pedley, Austrobaileya 1: 265 (1980)." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Distribution Map | Acacia bancroftiorum | Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia bancroftiorum | seedling | Queensland Native Seeds
Acacia bancroftiorum | inflorescence, phyllodes | Queensland Native Seeds
Acacia bancroftiorum | bark | Queensland Native Seeds
Acacia bancroftiorum | inflorescence, phyllodes, habit | Queensland Native Seeds
Acacia bancroftiorum | pods, phyllodes | Queensland Native Seeds
Acacia bancroftiorum | seed | Queensland Native Seeds

References and Related Links

WorldWideWattle ver. 2. Published on the internet at: www.worldwidewattle.com [Accessed 26th June, 2019]

http://worldwidewattle.com/speciesgallery/bancroftiorum.php?id=23563