Horse Mulga

Category: Flora

Scientific Name:

Acacia ramulosa subsp ramulosa

Arrernte Name:

Not confirmed

Conservation Status:

Least Concern (LC)

After rain, this dense rounded shrub produces a flush of cylindrical yellow flowers. Horse Mulga is killed by hot summer wildfires. It grows across a range of habitats in inland Australia and is commonly found on sand plains in association with Mulga.
Bushfood: The seeds are eaten.