Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia polybotrya

Scientific NameAcacia polybotrya
CategoriesNitrogen FixerShrubWattle
Common Name(s)Western Silver Wattle
FamilyFabaceae, Subfamily Mimosoideae


"Many-stemmed, flat-topped shrub 0.5–5 m high. Bark smooth, greenish grey." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)


"Grows in open forest or shrubland, in infertile sandy, rocky or gravelly clay soils. Flowers July- Oct.; fruits Nov. and Dec." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Historical Notes


"Extends from southern Darling Downs district, south-eastern Qld, S to the North and Central Western Slopes and North Western Plains of N.S.W., S to Munghorn." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Distribution Map | Acacia polybotrya | Queensland Native Seeds

References and Related Links

WorldWideWattle ver. 2. Published on the internet at: www.worldwidewattle.com [Accessed on Sept 23, 2019]