Middia, Miljee; Nelia; Umbrella Bush; Umbrella Wattle; Whyacka; Curly Yarran
Shrub or tree to 8m tall. ‘Leaves’ alternating up the stems, 1-12cm long, 1-15mm wide, cylindrical to flat, hairy when young, becoming hairless, edges smooth, with a straight often sharp point. Flowers yellow, flower heads spherical, the flower stalks arising from the bases of the 'leaves', borne singly, in pairs, or in short racemes. Vulnerable Vic.
Description and photo of flowers and 'leaves' in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales page 368
World Wide Wattle line drawings and photos: http://www.worldwidewattle.com/imagegallery/image.php?p=0&l=o&id=3473&o=1