Common name: winged wattle
Acacia alata var. alata R.Br. APNI*
Description: For description see WorldWideWattle and FloraBase.
Distribution and occurrence: appears to be possibly in the early stages of naturalisation (status uncertain) with several plants recorded growing in a remnant of Blue Gum High Forest in Blackbutt Park/Reserve, Pymble (northern Sydney) in 2009 (probably introduced to area by cultivated plants); native to the SE of Western Australia.
NSW subdivisions: ?CC
Other Australian states: W.A.
Text by P.G. Kodela (September 2012)
Taxon concept: B.R. Maslin, Flora of Australia 11A (2001)
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