Acacia dealbata- Silver Wattle
- Fast growing evergreen tree or shrub. Native to Tasmania. Typically a pioneer species after fire. Nitrogen fixing. Useful selection for a windbreak, erosion control, revegetation, soil improver.
- Bark used to make coase rope & string, the resinous sap for glue or to mix with ash to make poultices, the timber for tools & seeds to make flour.
- Winter food source for arboreal marsupials including Leadbeater possum, sugar glider, squirrel glider, mahogany glider and yellow-bellied glider. Valuable source of pollen for bees
- Full sun
- Acid, neutral