Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Acacia
Family: Fabaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
saligna
NOTES

A thornless evergreen shrub or small tree which appears willow-like. Stems often have large galls caused by an introduced fungus. The bright green phyllodes are up to 200 mm long and 10-15 mm wide with a single midvein. Introduced from Australia.


AUTHORITY
(Labill.) H.L.Wendl.
Sub Author
Conservation
Invader Category 2
Habit
Shrub/tree
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Bright yellow globular flower heads
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
Port Jackson willow
Goudwilger
Invader
Habitat
NOTES: Grows along the road near Galpin
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Fodder
Used as fodder for stock
Other uses
Used in dune reclamation
Months
August
September
October
November
Synonyms for Species
Acacia cyanophylla



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