Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia grandifolia

Scientific NameAcacia grandifolia
CategoriesNitrogen FixerTreeWattle
Common Name(s)
FamilyFabaceae, Subfamily Mimosoideae


"Tree to c. 8 m high." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)


"...occuring as open stands among sandstone outcrops in sand or in shallow, stony soils derived from basalt." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2) An interesting wattle with densley pubescent (velutinous) phyllodes, branchlets and pods. It does however occur with some regularity on poorer ridges between Proston, Allies Creek and Gayndah in southern, subcoastal Queensland.

Historical Notes


"Known only from 2 localities in the Burnett District, Qld," (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

References and Related Links

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