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Black wattle

Acacia mearnsii
Acacia

Black wattle is a fast growing medium tree or large shrub.

Distributed throughout Southeastern Australia, this species of wattle is frost tolerant and will withstand extended dry periods.

This tree has creamy yellow flowers during late spring.

A very useful shade or shelter tree.

  • Average No. seeds/gram: 60
  • Average germs/kg: 35,000
  • Mature tree height: 8-25m.