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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When ACF member and Croydon Conservation Society president, Liz Sanzaro learned that a mature Black Wattle tree's roots were affecting the road surface, she needed to act fast to ensure the entire tree wasn't removed.
The names Acacia mollissima (Black Wattle, currently accepted name: A.
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.
The company has started work on the new three million ton reserves at Black Wattle Colliery, which will affect Black Wattle's earnings potential in 2011.
Known to some as Tasmanian blackwood or black wattle, Australian blackwood grows fast and tall.