Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia gonoclada

Scientific NameAcacia gonoclada
CategoriesNitrogen FixerShrubWattle
Common Name(s)Ganambureng
FamilyFabaceae, Subfamily Mimosoideae


"Shrub or tree to 4m high."  (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)


"Grows usually in shallow stony soils in N.T. and Qld, but on more loamy soils S of Charters Towers, Qld. Flowers May–July." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Simple methods are used to produce seed from Acacia gonoclada and productivity is moderate. The species is is very accessible from inland areas.

Historical Notes


Widespread in central to northern Queensland from areas west of Alpha and north-west of Clermont. Widespread in northern parts of the Northern Territory; also far north-eastern areas of Western Australia such as Halls Creek and Kununurra.

Distribution Map | Acacia gonoclada | Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia gonoclada | microscope | Queensland Native Seeds

References and Related Links

WorldWideWattle ver. 2. Published on the internet at: www.worldwidewattle.com [Accessed on Sept 14, 2019]