black wattle


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black wattle

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1. (Plants) a small Australian acacia tree, A. mearnsii, with yellow flowers
2. (Plants) a tall Australian shrub, Callicoma serratifolia
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Noun1.black wattle - Australian tree that yields tanning materialsblack wattle - Australian tree that yields tanning materials
genus Acacia - large genus of shrubs and trees and some woody vines of Central and South America, Africa, Australia and Polynesia: wattle; mimosa
wattle - any of various Australasian trees yielding slender poles suitable for wattle
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Seedlings of species including Salwood, Black Wattle and Gubinge are grown in more than 17 hectares of land adjacent to the Broome North Wastewater Treatment Plant.
His inclusion of details of the seeding period of the Black Wattle is also superfluous; he had previously said exactly the same in a paper on Acacia many years before (Gunn 1846).
Also popular are lanterns made of glass, metal and woods; and side tables fashioned from black wattle, acacia and recycled woods.
You could dig about 60 centimetres below a red river gum or a black wattle tree in spring or summer for some nice, juicy witchetty grubs.
Greenwood already plants Black Wattle, Acacia, Bamboo, Eucalyptus and Guanandi species in its Brazilian plantations and returns are healthy for investors.
They train at Black Wattle Bay three times a week, including Saturday mornings--and are a very mixed bunch.