Acacia baileyana - Cootamundra Wattle
A small to medium-sized tree with silvery green divided leaves of 2-6 pinnae and masses of yellow flowers.
Habitat: on roadsides and other disturbed sites. This plant is not native to the Sydney region and is mostly a garden escapee and a weed, albeit not a very serious one.
Distribution: Native to southern New South Wales, but widely naturlised in the eastern states.
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