Date of issue
: 9 Sept 1959
Same image on white paper was issued on 28/10/64.
: Margaret Stones
Plant: Acacia pycnantha
: Mimosaceae (Leguminosae)
Medium shrub or small tree to 10m.
Golden ball-shaped flowers in spring.
Occurs in NSW, Vic, Sth Aust. (naturalised in WA).
National floral emblem of Australia.