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Family Mimosacaea

Acacia linifolia - Flax-leaf Wattle

A straggly tall shrub, with thin narrow leaves and soft stems. Flowers are creamy yellow and not particularly showy

Flowering: Summer and early autumn, but some flowers can be found during much of the year.

Habitat: An understory shrub in open forest on sandstome soils

Distribution: Restricted to the Sydney area, and very common in suburban bushland, where it tolerates quite some disturbance.

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