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Acacia cavenia

Classification

Order: Fabales
   Family: Fabaceae
            Genus: Acacia
                        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

Uses: Hedge Dyeing

Zones: 9-11

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

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