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Acacia penninervis

Acacia penninervis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Mimosoideae
Genus: Acacia
Species: A. penninervis
Binomial name
Acacia penninervis

Range of Acacia penninervis
  • Acacia impressa Lindl.
  • Acacia penninervis Sieber
  • Acacia penninervis DC. var. impressa (Lindl.)Domin
  • Racosperma penninerve (DC.)Pedley[1]

Acacia penninervis is a perennial shrub or tree 2-8m high,[2] which is native to Australia and New Zealand.

Common names for it are Hickory Wattle and Mountain Hickory.

Its uses include environmental management.[1] The tannin content of the bark is approximately 18%.[3]

Botanical Varieties

  • Acacia penninervis var. longiracemosa
  • Acacia penninervis var. penninervis


  1. ^ a b ILDIS LegumeWeb
  2. ^ PlantNet
  3. ^ Google Books Select Extra-tropical Plants Readily Eligible for Industrial Culture Or Naturalization By Ferdinand von Mueller

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