MEDIUM WATER REQUIREMENTS
Formerly known as Acacia galpinii, this large, semi-deciduous tree has a spreading roundish crown. The bark is corky, rough and yellowish-brown. It has dark brown recurved thorns. The leaves are fine with a large gland just below the first leaflets. The flowers are long spikes which are reddish just before opening and cream when open. The pod is straight, purplish brown and brittle when mature.