Common name: Northern Silver Wattle
Acacia leucoclada subsp. leucoclada Tindale APNI*
Synonyms: Racosperma leucocladum (Tindale) Pedley APNI*
Racosperma leucocladum (Tindale) Pedley subsp. leucocladum APNI*
Description: Shrub or tree 2.5–13 m high.
Petiolar gland mostly present; jugary glands usually present at most or some pairs of pinnae, but sometimes small or absent; interjugary glands usually 1–3 between successive or several pairs of pinnae; pinnules 0.5–1 mm wide; branchlets and foliage with hairs mostly straight to curved and appressed to spreading.
Distribution and occurrence: widespread north from Wagga.
NSW subdivisions: CC, NT, ST, NWS, CWS, SWS, NWP
Other Australian states: Qld
Text by P.G. Kodela
Taxon concept: P.G. Kodela & G.J. Harden (2002)
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