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Family Mimosacaea

Acacia longifolia Sydney Golden Wattle

A very common shrub to 4 m, with many thin branches. It's phyllodes are long, with a number of parallel veins. The bright yellow inflorescences are long, borne in the phyllode axils.

Flowering: winter to early spring.

Habitat: Sandy soils, in open areas. Often along roadsides.

Distribution: in Sydney widespread from coast to Mountains; NSW north coast to Victoria

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