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Acacia pulchella     Prickly Moses

  Mimosaceae

Shrub, 0.3–3 m high. Fl. yellow, May–Dec. The name "prickly moses" is said to be a corruption of "prickly mimosa". It one of only a small number of acacia species to have true leaves. At the base of each leaf is one or two spines.

 

Photo Date: July 18 Aug 14
Map Ref: B8