Description Gold-dust Wattle is an open shrub growing to about 2 m tall. The dull grey-green phyllodes are elliptical in shape, and grow about 2 cm to 4 cm and about 1 cm to 2 cm wide. Pale yellow flowers are produced in spring between September and November. The spherical flower heads contain 14 to 23 flowers. The seed pods are leathery brown and grow to length of 3 cm to 7 cm and about 1 cm to 2 cm wide.
Habitat eucalyptus woodland, along watercourses and hillsides
Distribution Gold-dust Wattle is found in central eastern New South Wales.