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The Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney & the Domain
The Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan
The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah
Genus: Greek, akakia, the name of Acacia arabica, of tropical Africa and western Asia (from akis, a sharp point, as this is a spiny species).
Species: Latin, pustula, blister or pimple-like, refers to the prominent marginal gland.
This tree comes from the Leichhardt District of Queensland.
Location in Garden
It is performing well in our Wattle Arboretum where we have plenty of room.
It is too large for the average backyard, but its lovely form and profuse flowers make it desirable for large gardens and parks.