Australian Native Plants

Australian Native Plants - Wattles





Acacia acanthoclada
(Harrow Wattle)
Acacia acanthoclada
Height
 0.5m - 2m
Spread
 1.5m - 2m
The Harrow Wattle is a dense shrub with prickly foliage and greyish bark that grows to about two metres tall. The leaves or phyllodes are narrow wedge-shaped like an inverted triangle to about 5 mm long. It produces clusters of ball shaped bright... Read more >
Acacia denticulosa
(Sandpaper Wattle)
Acacia denticulosa
Height
 2m - 4m
Spread
 3m - 4m
The Sandpaper Wattle is an open spreading shrub or small tree with upright habit growing to around three or four metres tall. The leaves or phyllodes are about 7 cm long and toothed around the margins with a rough surface which explains the common... Read more >
Acacia fimbriata
(Fringed Wattle)
Acacia fimbriata
Height
 5m - 8m
Spread
 3m - 5m
The Fringed Wattle is a shrub or small tree growing to around eight metres tall. The leaves or phyllodes as they are correctly called, are narrow elliptical and grow up to 4 cm long, dark green to greyish green in colour. It produces profuse... Read more >
Acacia glaucoptera
(Clay Wattle)
Acacia glaucoptera
Height
 0.5m - 1.5m
Spread
 2m - 3m
The Clay Wattle is a spreading shrub with yellow ball shaped flowers in spring. Read more >
Acacia nigricans
(Knobthorn Acacia)
Acacia nigricans
Height
 0.4m - 2m
The Knobthorn Acacia is a shrub with yellow globular flowers from around mid-winter to spring. Read more >
Acacia pendula
(Weeping Myall)
Acacia pendula
Height
 6m - 12m
Spread
 6m - 8m
The Weeping Myall is a tree with weeping habit and pale yellow ball shaped flowers in winter. Read more >
Acacia pycnantha
(Golden Wattle)
Acacia pycnantha
Height
 3m - 10m
Spread
 2m - 6m
The Golden Wattle is an upright shrub or small tree with profuse clusters of golden yellow ball shaped flowers in wintewr and spring. Read more >
Acacia restiacea Acacia restiacea
Height
 0.5m - 1.5m
Acacia restiacea is a small shrub with golden yellow ball shaped flowers from late winter to late spring. Read more >
Acacia tetragonophylla
(Dead Finish)
Acacia tetragonophylla
Height
 2m - 5m
Spread
 4m - 6m
Dead Finish is a tall shrub or small tree with needle-like phyllodes about 3cm long. It has yellow ball shaped flowers. Seed pods are papery and about 8cm long. Read more >