Acacia melanoxylon or Blackwood is an attractive feature tree or shade tree as well as being a pioneer plant for rainforest areas in the cooler climates and windbreak plantings. Longed lived and revered for its beautiful timber and firewood properties. Producing creamy yellow flowers in late winter/spring. Attracts birds, bees, butterflies, and insects.
The seed can be ground and eaten.
|H: 5-15m W:3-10m
|Large shrub, medium tree