Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia sparsiflora

Scientific NameAcacia sparsiflora
CategoriesNitrogen FixerTreeWattle
Common Name(s)Currawong, Currawang
FamilyFabaceae, Subfamily Mimosoideae


"Tree to 15 m high. Bark rough." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)


"Often forms dense stands, sometimes with A. shirleyi , in shallow stony soil, often over weathered sandstone, in the 625–750 mm annual rainfall belt. Also occurs in eucalypt woodland and open forest." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Historical Notes


"Most common in the Darling Downs district, Qld, with scattered occurrences as far N as c. 120 km S of Charters Towers, as far W as near Adavale and S to the vicinity of Yetman, N.S.W."(WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Distribution Map | Acacia sparsiflora | Queensland Native Seeds

References and Related Links

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