Acacia calamifolia Lindl.


Shrub 2-4 m tall. Phyllodes narrowly linear to narrowly oblanceolate, 3-10 cm long, 1-5 mm wide, green or grey-green, with a delicate curved point, 1 vein prominent, gland 0.5-1 cm above the base of the phyllode. Flower clusters of 2-4(-13) heads. Flower heads of 25-40 5-parted, golden flowers; mostly spring. Fruit pods linear or bead-like, to 15 cm long, 3-6 mm wide.

SA, NSW, Vic.

Source: Spencer, R. (2002). Mimosaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 3. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 2. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

Hero image
Distribution map
kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Rosanae
order      Fabales
family       Fabaceae
genus        Acacia Mill.