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Acacia acinacea


Order: Fabales
   Family: Fabaceae
            Genus: Acacia
                        Specie: Acacia acinacea

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 8 ft (2.4 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position

Features: Oval to oblong phyllodes; golden yellow, globular flowers winter?spring

Uses: Shrub borders Screen Small gardens

Zones: 8-10

Description: From semi-arid regions of southern Australia, this shapely shrub to 8 ft (2.4 m) high has long arching branches, oval to oblong phyllodes, and in late winter and spring produces masses of golden yellow flowers in globular heads. The pod is curved, often s

Growth Habit: Open shrub with arching branches

Comments: Prune lightly after flowering to keep in good shape

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