Yawuru Nilawarl: Yirragulu


English Name: Pindan wattle

Scientific Name: Acacia eriopoda (Mimosaceae)

The Yirragulu has linear leaves and pods with fluffy yellow flowers. The wood is used to make spears, hunting sticks and digging sticks. Flour can be made from the dry seeds to cook damper. The Yirragulu flowers from the start of Marrul to the end of Barrgana and fruit from the start of Wirlburu to the middle of Laja.