The Round-leaf Wattle (Acacia strongylophylla) is a straggly prickly shrub that grows to a up to 3 metres in height. The flower-heads are globular with a deep golden yellow. Seen flowering between June-October.
Found growing in rocky ranges in Western Australia, Central Australia, down to South Australia and western Queensland.
Round-leaf Wattle, Wait-a-while Wattle, Skeleton Wattle.
More in-depth information can be found in publications and online. Some suggested resources are detailed in the Footnote & References below.
- Scientific classification
- Kingdom: Plantae
- Clade: Tracheophytes
- Clade: Angiosperms
- Clade: Eudicots
- Clade: Rosids
- Order: Fabales
- Family: Fabaceae
- Clade: Mimosoideae
- Genus: Acacia
- Species: A. strongylophylla
- Binomial name: Acacia strongylophylla
Footnote & References
- Acacia, Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 8 November 2020, 04:07 UTC, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acacia [accessed 19 November 2020]
- Wattle – Acacias of Australia, Acacia strongylophylla, https://apps.lucidcentral.org/wattle/pdf/entities/acacia_strongylophylla.pdf