Prickly Wattle

Scientific Name: 
Acacia victoriae
Family Name: 
Mimosaceae
Plant Description: 
This is the main species of wattle seed used in bushtucker
Plant Height: 
2-5m
Plant Width: 
4m
Of Interest: 
The wattle seed can be roasted for a flavour reminiscent of coffee/hazelnuts. Can be used as a beverage or spice, and the leaves as animal forage in drought
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Shrub
Small Tree
Climate: 
Temperate
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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