Acacia auriculiformis

(syn. Acacia auriculaeformis, Racosperma aurculiforme), northern or Darwin black wattle

  • Family Fabaceae (Mimosoideae).
  • Native to Australia, Papau New Guinea and Indonesia.
  • Wood used for furniture, construction framing, flooring, wood turning, carving and wood-based materials. Used for reforestation of badly degraded areas.
  • Weed Risk Assessment Score: 13 (HIGH RISK) NOT RECOMMENDED for introduction to new areas in Hawaii or the Pacific.

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