Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia falciformis

Scientific NameAcacia falciformis
CategoriesNitrogen FixerShrubTreeWattle
Common Name(s)Mountain Hickory, Broad-Leaved Hickory
FamilyFabaceae, Subfamily Mimosoideae


"Shrub or tree to 12 m high, sometimes taller." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)


"Grows in clay loam in sclerophyll forest or woodland." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Historical Notes


"Common on tablelands and slopes of the Great Divide, mostly at 800 m to 1 200 m alt., from near Traralgon, Vic., N through N.S.W. and A.C.T. to Warwick, Qld; extending to the Atherton Tableland, Qld, but discontinuous and uncommon N of Warwick, fide L.Pedley, Austrobaileya 1: 267 (1980). The Qld distribution is similar to that of A.falcata and A.fimbriata." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

References and Related Links

WorldWideWattle ver. 2. Published on the internet at: www.worldwidewattle.com [Accessed on July 15, 2019] http://worldwidewattle.com/speciesgallery/falciformis.php?id=23645