Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia deanei subsp. deanei

Scientific NameAcacia deanei subsp. deanei
CategoriesNitrogen FixerShrubTreeWattle
Common Name(s)Deane's Wattle, Green Wattle
FamilyFabaceae, Subfamily Mimosoideae


A wattle to 7m high with bipinnate foliage, pale-yellow globular inflorescences and golden coloured new growth.


"Grows on red soil plains, often near watercourses, in gullies or on stony hillsides, in woodland or open forest, in a variety of soils. Flowers throughout the year, especially Mar.–Aug.; fruits mostly Oct.–Feb." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2) May be confused with Acacia loroloba which has a more restricted range.

Historical Notes


"Occurs in the drier inland parts of southern Qld as far N as Gregory Springs Stn, widespread in central N.S.W. S to Yanco and W to Louth, rare in Vic. where it is only recorded from Chiltern." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

References and Related Links


WorldWideWattle ver. 2. Published on the internet at: www.worldwidewattle.com [Accessed on July 16, 2019]