Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia victoriae

Scientific NameAcacia victoriae
CategoriesNitrogen FixerShrubWattle
Common Name(s)Gundabluey, Narran, Bramble Wattle, Elegant Wattle
FamilyFabaceae, Subfamily Mimosoideae

Description

"Shrub or tree 2–5 m high, sometimes to 9 m." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Notes

"...commonly in clay or loam on alluvial flats, also (especially subsp. arida ) in sand." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Used extensively in mining rehabilitation; also in the Bush Tucker (Australian bush foods) trade. Despite its prickly nature, seed collectors find this species relatively easy to access and to work with.

Historical Notes

Distribution

"Widespread in all mainland States except Vic. where it occurs only near Mildura and in The Sunset Country. Arid and subtropical areas in a variety of habitats..." (WorldWideWattle ver. 2)

Distribution Map | Acacia victoriae | Queensland Native Seeds

Acacia victoriae | habit | Queensland Native Seeds
Acacia victoriae | habit | Queensland Native Seeds
Acacia victoriae | bark | Queensland Native Seeds
Acacia victoriae | inflorescence, phyllodes | 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/victoriae.php?id=3595