Australian Native Plants

  Acacia pendula (Weeping Myall)


Acacia pendula photo
Acacia pendula, Maranoa Gardens, Balwyn, Victoria, Australia

Photograph by Melburnian. Some rights reserved.    (view image details)




WEEPING MYALL FACTS

distribution map showing range of Acacia pendula in Australia

Map is from The Atlas of Living Australia web site, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License


Common Name
Weeping Myall

Other Names
Boree

Description
The Weeping Myall is a tree with weeping habit and pale yellow ball shaped flowers in winter.

Height
6m - 12m

Spread
6m - 8m

Propagation
scarified seed

Wildlife Interest
attracts seed eating birds and insect eating birds

Distribution
Victoria., New South Wales, Queensland,

Classification
Class:Magnoliopsida
Order:Fabales
Family:Mimosaceae
Genus:Acacia
Species:pendula
Common Name:Weeping Myall


Relatives in same Genus
  Acacia acanthoclada
  Acacia denticulosa
  Acacia fimbriata
  Acacia glaucoptera
  Acacia nigricans
  Acacia pycnantha
  Acacia restiacea
  Acacia tetragonophylla