Specie: Acacia cavenia
Planting Season: Evergreen
Height at Maturity: 20 ft (6 m)
Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position
Features: Leaves are bipinnate with soft young leaflets; globular heads of yellow flowers in spring
Description: From Argentina and Chile, this is an attractive small tree up to 20 ft (6 m) high, with flexible spiny branches and ferny bipinnate leaves, the small leaflets softly downy when young. Yellow flowers are borne in globular heads in the leaf axils in spring.
Growth Habit: Branches twisted and spiny