silver wattle


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silver wattle

n.
A shrub or tree (Acacia dealbata) in the pea family native to Australia, having bipinnate leaves and clusters of fragrant yellow flowers.
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Noun1.silver wattle - evergreen Australasian tree having white or silvery bark and young leaves and yellow flowerssilver wattle - evergreen Australasian tree having white or silvery bark and young leaves and yellow flowers
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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Crews are removing invasive plant species like the Portuguese broom and silver wattle. They are also replanting vegetation native to the Santa Cruz Sandhills Mountains.
Controlling the invasion of alien invasive plants(black & silver wattle; grey poplar
regnans, a midstorey tree layer of Blackwood Acacia melanoxylon, Silver Wattle Acacia dealbata, Myrtle Beech Nothofagus cunninghamii and a tall shrub layer of Soft Tree-fern Dicksonia antarctica, Rough Tree-fern Cyathea australis and Musk Daisy-bush Olearia argophylla (Costermans 1983).
Thermal conductivity values for ash, oak, silver wattle, poplar, and beech were measured.