Whirrakee Wattle (Acacia williamsonii)

Family: Fabaceae
Genus: Acacia
Species: williamsonii
Main Flower Colour: Yellow


Very decorative shrub with a neat rounded or obconic shape and a profusion of bright golden inflorescences in the upper axils.

Flowering start in August and ends in September.


The main flower colour is yellow.


Admirably suited as an ornamental.


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Bio Regions

Victorian Midlands (VIM)

Region Specifics

Whirrakee Wattle (Acacia williamsonii) is virtually endemic to the Bendigo region in Victoria and grows in very few locations within and outside the district. Its largest population occurs north of Bendigo in the Whipstick, Wellsford and Kamarooka Forests surrounding Huntly. After extensive clearing in the past and due to continued urban and rural development, the Whirrakee Wattle is classified as rare in Victoria.

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