Black Wattle

Tree to 6 Metres


Hardy, fast growing tree with attractive dark green foliage and perfumed, cream coloured flower spikes in winter and early spring. Excellent for a fast-growing screen and as a pioneer plant in
disturbed areas.

Natural Habitat: Dry Eucalypt Forest

Aspect: Full Sun

Soil/Conditions: Adaptable, Well Drained

Special Features:
• Host to Common Imperial Blue Butterfly
• Butterfly Larvae tended by Ants
• Aboriginal Boomerang timber

Garden Styles:

  • Gardening for biodiversity
  • Coastal garden
  • Birds and butterflies