|Common Name(s)||Sticky Wattle, Umbrella Wattle|
|Family||Fabaceae, Subfamily Mimosoideae|
"Spreading shrub 1–4 m high." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)
"Favours sandy and gravelly soil, with Callitris , Casuarina or Eucalyptus." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)
Despite its manageable growth habit it will take some time to accumulate quanitities of Acacia ixiophylla seed compared to Acacias of comparable sixe and habit. It is however deserving of more utilisation in rehabilitation projects. A. ixiophylla establishes easily and persists with intense competiton from Eucalyptus species.
"Predominantly along the western slopes and plains of the Great Divide from Mt Wilson, N.S.W., N to Miles, Qld, but with sporadic occurrences as far N as Alpha and near Jericho, Qld." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)
We note one association between this species and some of the eastern and central boxes which includes but may not be limited to Eucalyptus moluccana, E. cambageana and E. pilligaensis.
WorldWideWattle ver. 2. Published on the internet at: www.worldwidewattle.com [Accessed on Sept 22, 2019]