Mt Conner Wattle

Category: Flora

Scientific Name:

Acacia ammobia

Arrernte Name:

Not confirmed

Conservation Status:

Near Threatened (NT)

Growing up to 4m, this rare wattle produces a flush of cylindrical yellow flowers in winter. It is
only found on sand dunes and low gravely hills within a 150 km radius of Uluru.

Bushfood: The ripe seeds were traditionally harvested for food by the Pitjantjatjara people