Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia salicina

Scientific NameAcacia salicina
CategoriesNitrogen FixerShrubTree
Common Name(s)Broughton Willow, Cooba
FamilyFabaceae, Subfamily Mimosoideae

Description

"Shrub or tree 3–13, sometimes 20 m high in N.S.W., often clonal due to suckering habit."(WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Notes

"Grows mostly along water courses and on floodplains, in soils ranging from sand to clay."(WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Historical Notes

Distribution

"Widespread in eastern Australia, predominantly in central Qld and western N.S.W., but extending to N.T., S.A. and Vic.; possibly also W.A." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Distribution Map | Acacia salicina | Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia salicina | fruit, seed | Queensland Native Seeds
Acacia salicina | fruit, seed | Queensland Native Seeds
Acacia salicina | bark | Queensland Native Seeds

References and Related Links

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

http://worldwidewattle.com/speciesgallery/salicina.php?id=23817