Fl. Australia 11B: 491 (2001)
Establishment means:Native (naturalised in part(s) of state)
Spreading, tangled, rarely erect shrub to 5 m high and 15 m or more wide. Phyllodes linear or narrowly elliptic, 5–12 cm long, 10–30 mm wide, subcoriaceous, sometimes fleshy, rounded-obtuse or sometimes with a small mucronate point, often yellowish-green. Pods commonly coiled or contorted, often somewhat coriaceous and sometimes drawn out into a long beak. Flowers Jul.–Oct.
Brid, CVU, DunT, EGL, GipP, Glep, GGr, HSF, OtP, OtR, Strz, VRiv, VVP, WaP, WPro, Wim. Widespread in coastal sand-dunes and nearby heaths and woodlands, possibly invading the hinterland; also occurring in Grampians.
See A. oxycedrus for notes about hybrids with that species.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Victorian Volcanic Plain||present||native|
|Central Victorian Uplands||present||native|
|East Gippsland Lowlands||present||native|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|