Acacia melanoxylon is a widespread and often common species that is native to large parts of eastern and south-eastern Australia. Image of Acacia melanoxylon. Proceedings of papers contributed and-or presented and histories of Australian forestry and forest products institutions and associations. Trees for saltland: a guide to selecting native species for Australia. Accessed March 2011. Plant invaders in Spain, The unwanted citizens. A key to useful Australian acacias for the seasonally dry tropics. © Copyright 2020 CAB International. Bekele-Tesemma, A. Treatments to promote seed germination in Australian acacias. CABI invasive species compendium online data sheet. London, UK; Chapman & Hall Ltd, xiv + 241 pp, Dana ED, Sanz-Elorza M, Sobrino E, 2004. III, Hosagoudar VB, Archana GR, Manojkumar A, 2007. Published online. If prevention is no longer possible, it is best to treat the weed infestations when they are small to prevent them from establishing (early detection and rapid response). The ecology and management of biological invasions in Southern Africa. A. melanoxylon is a fast growing nitrogen fixing species, able to grow on a variety of soils, prolifically produces seeds with extreme longevity and high germinability from an early age and is also able to spread from root suckers. and in Tanzania (Henderson 2002 and Global Invasive Species Database). On young plants, partially formed phyllodes can be seen which bear twice-compound (bipinnate) leaves at their tips. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Melanoxylon synonyms, Melanoxylon pronunciation, Melanoxylon translation, English dictionary definition of Melanoxylon. and in Tanzania (Henderson 2002 and Global Invasive Species Database). 127, 35-38; 2 ref, Groves KW, Chivuya AM, 1989. [ed. Alien Weeds and Invasive Plants. In tropical Africa, Acacia melanoxylon is found in cool and wet upland regions. Fodder potential of selected Australian tree species. Proceedings of an International Workshop, Gympie, Qld., Australia, 4-7 August 1986. var. Growth, coppicing and flowering of Australian tree species in southeast Queensland, Australia. 193 pp, Neser S, Kluge RL, 1986. Invasive woody plants. Global register of Introduced and Invasive species (GRIIS), Highly adaptable to different environments, Tolerates, or benefits from, cultivation, browsing pressure, mutilation, fire etc, Has propagules that can remain viable for more than one year, Highly likely to be transported internationally deliberately. Acacia melanoxylon is invasive in parts of Kenya (A.B.R. 16: 143-146, Playford J, Bell C, Moran GF, 1991. Cape Town, South Africa: Oxford University Press, 285-293, Nicholas I, 2007. www.issg.org/database. Mature trees can be cut and herbicide applied to the stump to limit resprouting. Not listed as a noxious weed by any state or government authorities in Kenya, Tanzania or Uganda. melanoxylon has been included in the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD 2003). PROTA database. These plants are allowed in certain areas under controlled conditions). ; Acacia melanoxylon (R.Br.) The species is also known as Blackwood, hickory, mudgerabah, Tasmanian blackwood, or blackwood acacia. 5-Year Review: Summary and Evaluation. Problem plants in Ngorongoro Conservation Area. ex Aiton, Fabaceae (Leguminosae): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems. Compendium record. http://ecos.fws.gov/docs/five_year_review/doc4365.pdf, Vercoe TK, 1987. Nairobi, Relma in ICRAF projects. http://www.ildis.org/database/, Kaitho R J, Umunna N N, Nsahlai I V, Tamminga S, Bruchem J van, Hanson J, Wouw M van de, 1996. BioNET-EAFRINET Regional Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org, Acacia melanoxylon (Australian Blackwood), Introduced, naturalised or invasive in East Africa, www.hear.org/pier/species/acacia_melanoxylon.htm. In tropical Africa, Acacia melanoxylon is found in cool and wet upland regions. Sydney: Forestry Commission of New South Wales. ACIAR Proceedings, No. Holocarpha macradenia (Santa Cruz tarplant). Lightwood (Acacia implexa), which is also a common and widespread native plant in eastern Australia, has very similar foliage and flowers. 33 (3), 249-261. Paper to `Growing Australian Blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon) for Timber'. Not suitable for narrow streetscapes, under power lines or close to pipes or drains. Acacia melanoxylon produces abundant seeds leading to large seed banks in the soil. Wood properties of Acacia melanoxylon: variation within and between four seedlots. 35: 92-93, Playford J, Bell JC, Moran GF, 1993. Australian hardwoods for fuelwood and agroforestry. Reports state that the weevils achieve more than 90% seed predation thus reducing the number of seeds that accumulate in the soil (ARC, 2000). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 67-80, Floyd AG, 1990. 2019. Gympie: Queensland Forest Service (unpublished), Searle SD, 1996. Practical difficulties for controlling the species are complicated by conflicts of interest between stakeholders and the species is a particular problem in South Africa. Agricultural Research Council, Plant Protection Research Institute (ARC-PPRI), South Africa. You can change the display of the base map and layers by clicking on the layer control box in the upper right-hand corner. Exotic pest plant list. Agnes Lusweti, National Museums of Kenya; Emily Wabuyele, National Museums of Kenya, Paul Ssegawa, Makerere University; John Mauremootoo, BioNET-INTERNATIONAL Secretariat - UK. Rotorua: Forest Research Institute, Franklin D, 1987. Basal bark methods (painting herbicide onto the bark) can also be effective. http://members.lycos.co.uk/WoodyPlantEcology/invasive/index.html, Borough C, 1988. In: Proceedings of International Forestry Conference for the Australian bicentenary 1988, Albury-Wodonga, April-May 1988. Effect of low temperatures on Acacia. Wood anatomical variation of Acacia melanoxylon in relation to latitude. ), The Ecology and Management of Biological Invasions in Southern Africa. In: Turnbull JW, ed, Advances in Tropical Acacia Research. Hobart: Forestry Tasmania. In: Tasmanian NRCP Report, Tasmania, Australia: Forestry Commission, National Rainforest Conservation Program. ; Acacia melanoxylon R. Br. A. melanoxylon is a fast growing nitrogen fixing species, able to grow on a variety of soils, prolifically produces seeds with extreme longevity and high germinability from an early age and is also able to spread from root suckers. ACIAR Proceedings, No. 48, [ed. Tunison, T. (1991). Form pruning Australian blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon)-NZ FRI experience. Consistent follow-up work is required for sustainable management. Acacia melanoxylon is quick growing but has a short lifespan in 7th Brigade Park. Growing Australian Multipurpose Trees and Shrubs in Developing Countries. Australian rainforests of New South Wales. Pinyopusarerk K, Puriyakorn B, 1987. by Witt A, Luke Q]. Published on the internet. identification, propagation and Management in 17 Agrecological zones. Final Report to the NCAA. Encyclopedia of Life ID: 8684941 Global Biodiversity Information Facility ID: 2979000 Tropicos ID: 13024220 IPNI plant ID: 470873-1 ... Media in category "Acacia melanoxylon" The following 92 files are in this category, out of 92 total. Acacia melanoxylon is invasive in parts of Kenya (A.B.R. Australian trees and shrubs: species for land rehabilitation and farm planting in the tropics., viii + 384 pp. Henderson, L. (2001). The wood is easily stained and produces a high-quality finish. List of invasive plants for Catalina island. Streets R J, 1962. tncweeds.ucdavis.edu/esadocs.html. Growth, coppicing and flowering of Australian tree species in southeast Queensland, Australia. VII Region, Camino a Laguna Maule, Chile Altitude: 700-900 m. 01 28, 2006 . The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Survival and early growth of Australian tree species planted at a termite-infested site in Zimbabwe. Fuelwood evaluation of four Australian-grown tree species. Pesticides should always be used in a lawful manner, consistent with the product's label. There is also a small raised structure (gland) present on the margin of each phyllode, about 1-10 mm above its base. Palatability of multipurpose tree species: effect of species and length of study on intake and relative palatability by sheep. Lifespan In general Acacias are relatively short lived, lasting anywhere from 20-40 years though older specimens of some species, such as Black Acacia (Acacia melanoxylon) are noted in the wild and in cultivation. ]]; 19 ref, Wang H, Jiang Z, Yan H, 1994. The pale yellow, cream or whitish coloured flowers are fluffy in appearance due to the presence of numerous stamens. Australian blackwood. melanoxylon; Acacia melanoxylon R. Br. http://www.ildis.org/database/, Jennings SM, 1991. Global Invasive Species Database. ACIAR Monograph, No. Erect or Spreading with a High Canopy. These compound flower clusters (axillary racemes) generally contain only 2-8 of the small globular flower clusters. www.cabi.org/ISC. In: Turnbull JW, ed, Australian Acacias in Developing Countries. However, these remnant twice-compound (bipinnate) leaves can occasionally be seen on the tips of the phyllodes of older plants (1-2 m or more tall). Unarmed tree up to 20 m high; young branchlets angular, glabrous or the young shoots minutely pubescent. Some components of an integrated management approach are introduced below. In: Brown AG, ed, Australian Tree Species Research in China: Proceedings of an International Workshop held at Zhangzhou, Fujian Province, China, 2-5 November 1992:196-202, Cornell WH, 1994. A national strategic workshop for growers, processors and researchers, 20-22 November 1996, Lorne, Victoria, Streets RJ, 1962. ARC (2000). Accessed January 2011. Acacia melanoxylon is a strong timber tree suitable for large areas such as playgrounds and parks. Data source for updated system data added to species habitat list. Acacia melanoxylon reproduces by seed, which are known to germinate prolifically after fire. In: Groves RH, Castri F di, eds. Site requirements for commercial afforestation in the Cape. Plant invaders: the threat to natural ecosystems. It is moderately blunting to work with tools and bends well. ), The Ecology and Management of Biological Invasions in Southern Africa. Native Forest Silviculture Technical Bulletin, Forestry Commission, Tasmania, No. South African Forestry Journal, No. Australian Journal of Botany, 41(3):355-368; 42 ref, Rutherford MC, Pressinger FM, Musil CF, 1986. It measures 62 feet high, with a trunk circumference of 115 inches and a crown spread of 77 feet. ; Acacia melanoxylon R. Br. IFA Newsletter, 36(2):2-5, Maslin BR, McDonald MW, 1996. Foliar sprays can be used on young plants. Blackwood Acacia. Australian acacias in Sri Lanka. Invasive Species Specialist Group. This fact sheet is adapted from The Environmental Weeds of Australia by Sheldon Navie and Steve Adkins, Centre for Biological Information Technology, University of Queensland. Early results of three blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon) provenance trials in South Africa. Ranging from red-brown to golden, this wood is commonly known as Australian Blackwood. Exotic forest trees in the British Commonwealth. A seed predating weevil Melanterius acaciae was first released in South Africa in 1985 to control A. melanoxylon. obs.) Hafashimana pers. Genetic variation of Acacia melanoxylon. Variation in seed and vegetative characteristics. Oxford, UK: Clarendon Press. GROWING TIPS . African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Acacia melanoxylon African Plant Database: Acacia melanoxylon BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Acacia melanoxylon EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Acacia melanoxylon ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Acacia melanoxylon Flora Zambesiaca web site: Acacia melanoxylon ; 6 ref, Henderson L, 2001. Within subgenus Phyllodinae the species are grouped into seven sections with A. melanoxylon R. Br. 80 pp. Accessed Aug 07 2019. viii + 88 pp. Effect of 6-benzylaminopurine and 1-naphthylacetic acid on in vitro axillary bud development of mature Acacia melanoxylon. An Acacia melanoxylon in uska species han Magnoliopsida nga ginhulagway ni Robert Brown.An Acacia melanoxylon in nahilalakip ha genus nga Acacia, ngan familia nga Fabaceae. The Australian Blackwood is botanically called Acacia melanoxylon. The international forestry conference for the Australian Bicentenary 1988. Missouri Botanical Garden. In: Brown AG, ed. 6 refs, Floc'h E le, 1991. Agroforestry Systems. These branchlets are usually mostly hairless (glabrous or glabrescent), but the stems of younger plants are sometimes more obviously hairy (densely pubescent). The species was introduced in Tanzania before the First World War. http://www.caleppc.org/info/plantlist.html, Clark NB, Balodis V, Fang GuiGan, Wang JingXia, 1994. The seeds are broadly oval (elliptic) in shape (3-5 mm long and 1.7-3 mm wide), glossy in appearance, and black in colour. mature fruit with seeds (Photo: Sheldon Navie), fissured bark of a large tree (Photo: Sheldon Navie), close-up of the remnant twice-compound leaves on a seedling (Photo: Sheldon Navie), a young plant growing from a root sucker (Photo: Sheldon Navie), habit of younger tree (Photo: Sheldon Navie), close-up of the globular flower clusters (Photo: Sheldon Navie), habit of mature tree in flower (Photo: Sheldon Navie), close-up of old seeds with large fleshy arils (Photo: Steve Hurst at USDA PLANTS Database), Acacia arcuata Sieber ex Spreng. (2007). However, they are generally somewhat elongated (narrowly elliptic to lanceolate) and usually about 4-12 times longer than they are wide. Large trees can be killed by ring barking (Tunison, 1991). Management and silviculture of blackwood forests in Tasmania. More information about modern web browsers can be found at http://browsehappy.com/. 16: 132-135, Mitchell MR, Gwaze DP, Stewart HTL, 1987. Pedley, Australian blackwood, black wattle, blackwood, blackwood acacia, blackwood wattle, hickory, mudgerabah, Paluma blackwood, Sally wattle, Tasmanian blackwood, Fabaceae (Leguminosae): sub-family Mimosoideae. The flower clusters are borne on stalks (peduncles) 5-14 mm long and are alternately arranged on a short branch (6-40 mm long) emanating from a 'leaf' fork (phyllode axil). Acacia species and provenance trials in Thailand. New York, USA: Springer-Verlag, 324 pp, Marcar NE, Crawford DF, Leppert PL, Jovanovic T, Floyd R, Farrow R, 1995. Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER). Proceedings of an International Workshop held in Bangkok, Thailand, 11-15 February 1991. The plant does not tolerate snow, but can tolerate occasional freezing spells of about - 5° C (the typical morning frost of central Chile). In South Africa it is a major invader of forests and is a particularly serious threat to 'fynbos' shrubland and grassland areas. Acacia melanoxylon problems and potentials. Acacia melanoxylon. In: Turnbull JW, ed, Australian Acacias in Developing Countries. Acacia melanoxylon. Report on the silviculture and marketing of blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon) and its potential role in South African forestry. Cape Town, South Africa: Paarl Printers, Hickey JE, 1988. Wallingford, UK: CABI, ILDIS, 2002. International Legume Database and Information Service., UK: University of Southampton. We recognise the support from the National Museums of Kenya, Tropical Pesticides Research Institute (TPRI) - Tanzania and Makerere University, Uganda. Special Liftout Section No. They are green and leathery in nature when young but turn brown or reddish-brown in colour and become more woody as they mature. They have a life span varying from a few up to about thirty years and play an important role in preparing the soil for the longer-lived trees. Accessed March 2011. California Exotic Pest Plant Council, 1999, Holocarpha macradenia (Santa Cruz tarplant), US Fish and Wildlife Service, Diseases on wattles (Acacia spp.) The leaves are oblong and the flowers are yellow. Acacia melanoxylon is an evergreen Tree growing to 30 m (98ft 5in) at a fast rate. Acacia species and provenance trials in Thailand. Generate a print friendly version containing only the sections you need. A complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. The seed-containing pods are also known to float on water. http://www.cabi.org/cabebooks/ebook/20173158959 DOI:10.1079/9781786392145.0000. 49-68. Tasmanian NRCP Report, No. forma melanoxylon; Acacia melanoxylon R. Br. comm.). It is a very fast growing species. Review report on ACIAR Project 8809. The Nature Conservancy, Arlington, Virginia, USA. Acacia Melanoxylon Image Source Flickr. This is a list of Acacia species (sensu lato) that are known to contain psychoactive alkaloids, or are suspected of containing such alkaloids due to being psychoactive.The presence and constitution of alkaloids in nature can be highly variable, due to environmental and genetic factors. In Uganda it is found on a small scale at similar altitudes ranges as for Tanzania in Muko and Mafuga Forest plantations in the south-western highlands where it was introduced. Australian Journal of Botany, 26(3):365-379; 25 ref, Fielding JM, 1948. The breeding of indigenous Australian trees. Understanding blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon) markets; an opportunity for improving blackwood plantation returns. Acacia melanoxylon, commonly known as the Australian blackwood, is an Acacia species native in South eastern Australia. In: Macdonald IAW, Kruger FJ, Ferrar AA (eds. Wallingford, UK: CAB International, 548 pp, Wilkins AP, Papassotiriou S, 1989. Tasmanian blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon). Scientific Name: Acacia melanoxylon Common Name: Australian blackwood Growing Zone: USA: 9 to 11 Life Cycle / Plant Type: Shrub, Tree Plant Details. Rotorua: New Zealand Forest Research Institute Ltd. 4 pp, Nicholas ID, Young GD, Gifford HH, 1994. Additional Common Names. It is used for lumber, fuelwood and also in amenity plantings. 20 (1), 47-55. Seed biology of invasive alien plants in South Africa and South West Africa / Namibia. Accessed March 2011. - a review. Due to the variable regulations around (de)registration of pesticides, your national list of registered pesticides or relevant authority should be consulted to determine which products are legally allowed for use in your country when considering chemical control. Acacia melanoxylon is cultivated in forestry plantings in eastern Africa (including Kenya and Ethiopia), South Africa and Zimbabwe. A. melanoxylon, A. stenophylla and A. aff. by Brown A G]. How much water do alien invasive plants use in South Africa? Australian tree species research in China. These pods are mostly hairless (glabrous) and only slightly constricted between each of the seeds. 62. Blackwood plantations in Tasmania. South African Forestry Journal, No. In: Australian tree species research in China: proceedings of an international workshop held at Zhangzhou, Fujian Province, PRC, 2-5 November 1992. Binggeli (1999) classified A. melanoxylon as highly invasive and it is known to have become invasive in Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania, Argentina and California, USA. In: Australian tree species research in China. In: Cremer KW, ed. They usually have three to five prominent veins running lengthwise and rounded to pointed tips (obtuse to acute apices). New Zealand Tree Grower August 1994: 16, Cronk QCB, Fuller JL, 1995. It is known to transform these communities by replacing the native non-tree vegetation. Cape Town, South Africa: Oxford University Press, 157-170, Department of Forestry, South Africa, 1971. Witt pers. BLACKWOOD ACACIA, BLACK ACACIA, SALLY WATTLE. Seed Science and Technology, 20(1):47-55; 18 ref, Binggeli P, 1999. South African Forestry Journal, No. It is hardy to zone (UK) 8. In: Boland DJ ed, Trees for the Tropics. Plant Height (Inches): 180 to 960 Plant Spread (Inches): 144 to 480 Time of Bloom: Spring Flower Details: Brown, Yellow Leaf Foliage: Green Fruit: vi + 601 pp. Click here to review or comment on the identification. Noun 1. Agricultural Research Council, Plant Protection Research Institute (ARC-PPRI), South Africa. Wallingford, UK: CABI. It is considered to be difficult to control because of its fast growth rate, vigorous regrowth from root suckers, and prolific regeneration from seed.A. Australian Forest Growers Spring 1988, 11(3), California Exotic Pest Plant Council, 1999. ; Kruger, F.J.; Ferrar, A.A.] Cape Town, South Africa; Oxford University Press, 275-283, Geldenhuys CJ, Roux PJ le, Cooper KH, 1986. In early years of growth Acacia melanoxylon can be very difficult to distinguish from Acacia implexa (lightwood), which has with similar pointed phyllodes. Biocontrol agents against alien invasive plants in fynbos. It has been listed as a Category 2 invader in South Africa (invaders with certain qualities, e.g. Site requirements of the most important commercial trees planted in South Africa. The tree likes sun at the location and the soil should be . 10, 159-169, Harris JM, Young GD, 1988. (1984), Farrell & Ashton (1978) found considerable variation among Proceedings of an International Workshop, Gympie, Qld., Australia, 4-7 August 1986. Diseases of exotic acacias in India. The species was introduced in Tanzania before the First World War. ACIAR Monograph No. The precise management measures adopted for any plant invasion will depend upon factors such as the terrain, the cost and availability of labour, the severity of the infestation and the presence of other invasive species. Please consider upgrading your browser to the latest version or installing a new browser. Paper presented at the 8th Meeting of the SARCCUS Standing Committee for Forestry; 5 ref. ; [refs], Esterhuyse CJ, 1985. Control is generally best applied to the least infested areas before dense infestations are tackled. Effect of low temperatures on Acacia. It favors disturbed areas, and is often found near buildings and agricultural sites. Common names: blackwood acacia Acacia melanoxylon (black acacia) is a tree (family Fabaceae) found along the coast of California, in the North and South Coast Ranges, and the San Francisco Bay region. Proceedings of an International Workshop, Gympie, Qld., Australia, 4-7 August 1986. ACIAR Proceedings, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, No. CABI is a registered EU trademark. in Queensland. Bell D T, Bellairs S M, 1992. ; 180 ref, Anon, 2000. Poir. They vary from being relatively straight to slightly curved (sub-falcate) and are usually tapered towards the base. Acacia melanoxylon - a brief review of genetic variation in growth and wood characteristics. Wednesday 27th April. New Zealand Forestry, 31(1):6-12; 84 ref, Grey DC, Taylor GI, 1983. Very common on a variety sites including basalt plains of Melbourne, where it may grow to 6-12m compared to 20m in ideal sites. 5-Year Review: Summary and Evaluation : US Fish and Wildlife Service.48 pp. Combined Proceedings International Plant Propagators' Society, publ. Accessed: 2020 Aug 07. What's New in Forest Research No. In: Macdonald IAW, Kruger FJ, Ferrar AA, eds. Acacia melanoxylon is in subgenus Phyllodinae, a group containing in excess of 900 species (Maslin and McDonald, 1996). Acacia melanoxylon (Australian blackwood). Uses: Attractive feature or shade tree in broad streetscapes, reserves and parks. Waray hini subspecies nga nakalista. Global Invasive Species Database online data sheet. Acacia melanoxylon (tree). 8, viii + 88 pp. Though not yet considered to be a major environmental weed in East Africa it is regarded to be a potentially serious woody weed of forest, shrubland and grassland in this region. Acacia dealbata comes up in the thousands at such times. ; Mimosa melanoxylon (R. 121, 38-43; 4 pl. Flowering can occur throughout the year. Invasive plants of the Mediterranean basin. Australian trees grown in China. Annual report for the period ended 31 March 1971. http://www.cabi.org/cabebooks/ebook/20173158959 doi:10.1079/9781786392145.0000, Yang MQ, Zeng YT, Zhang XJ, Zhang XS, 1994. ; 17 ref, Jones C, Smith D, 1988. Oxford, UK: Clarendon Press, Tame T, 1992. Australian trees grown in China. Guide to the naturalized and invasive plants of Eastern Africa. Resistance of Tasmanian blackwood to frost damage. Small plants can be uprooted but it is important to remove the roots completely as A. melanoxylon reproduces vegetatively from root suckers. Reply. Standing crops, growth rates and resource use efficiency in alien plant invaded ecosystems. It grows best in deep, moist and fertile soils, but grows also on sandy and alluvial soils, and in wet nearly swampy places. Discover Life's page about the biology, natural history, ecology, identification and distribution of Acacia melanoxylon - Mudgerabah -- Discover Life In South Africa, the disturbance caused by habitat degradation and fynbos fires promotes A. melanoxylon invasion, and it is classed as a category 2 invader according to the Conservation of Agricultural Resources Act (1983), invading forest margins and clearings, river and stream banks and road edges in both grassland and fynbos habitats. Younger branches are ribbed, angular, or flattened towards their tips and are greenish in colour. Acacia melanoxylon Growing and Care Guide. In: ACIAR Proceedings, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, 132-135. Proceedings of the National Synthesis Symposium on the ecology of biological invasions [edited by Macdonald, I.A.W. Acacia melanoxylon is a tree up to 20 m high, with a bole of about 150 cm in diameter. I. ACIAR Monograph. PPR, ARC South Africa. It is in leaf all year, in flower in April. The best form of invasive species management is prevention. However, phyllodes in Acacia implexa are usually more sickle shaped than those of A. melanoxylon. Vol. redolens. Acacia melanoxylon Photo courtesy Joseph DiTomaso. CABI Publishing 2011. www.cabi.org/ISC. 241. Australian acacias in Sri Lanka. var. Acacia - Cultivation Spoiled for Choice. 6. 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