The most widespread and variable variety of A. leprosa.
Spindly shrub 2 - 5 m tall.
Phyllodes 5 - 11 cm long, 7 - 25 mm wide, shiny/sticky with 2 main veins, the more central vein usually being the most obvious.
Branchlets glabrous with yellow-green longitudinal bands with dark resin between when young (2nd and 3rd photos). Some peduncles with obvious short pale appressed hairs.
Flower heads globular, 2 per leaf axil, pale yellow to lemon-yellow.
Flowers Aug - Nov.
syn. Acacia verniciflua (southern variant)
Open shrub 2 - 5 m high.
Phyllodes (30–)50–110 mm long and (3–)7–20(–30) mm wide, puncticulate; with 2 longitudinal nerves on each face. Gland usually at distal end of pulvinus, (1–)2–4 mm above the pulvinus
Flowers Aug - Nov