Red Mulga

Category: Flora

Scientific Name:

Acacia cyperophylla

Arrernte Name:

Not confirmed

Conservation Status:

Least Concern (LC)

Attractive Garden Plant:

Its distinctive curls of reddish bark capture the evening light beautifully! It flowers after good rain and can grow up to 8m. Red Mulga or Minni Ritchi occurs in scattered populations along stony ephemeral watercourses across the Lake Eyre Basin.