Date of issue: 14 September 2021
Designer: Keith Downes, Australia Post Design Studio
This is part a series of 3 'Wattle Wonders' stamps.
Plant: Acacia purpureopetala
Tiny shrub to 50 cm high with stiff lanceolate phyllodes
Ball-shaped flowers are purple, about 1 cm diameter on short stalks.
Distribution: North Queensland.