Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) de Wit subsp. leucocephala

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Saturday 30 April 2005

Small tree or shrub, 2-4 m high, vegetative buds and new growth canescent, commonly densely so; pods generally pubescent. Fl. white, Jan to Feb or Apr or Jun to Sep or Nov. Sand, clay & loam soils, red gravel. Mangrove edges, woodland near creeks, roadsides.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Cape Range, Fitzroy Trough, Mitchell, Pindanland, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, Exmouth, Wyndham-East Kimberley.