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Acacia continua

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 3-6 ft (1-1.8 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position

Features: Sharp thorn-like phyllodes along sharp stems; golden flowers in early spring

Uses: Dry gardens

Zones: 9-11

Description: From semi-arid inland regions of southeastern Australia, this curious species is a shrub of 3?6 ft (1?1.8 m) in height, branching freely from the base into a tangle of wiry spreading stems. It appears leafless, but in fact has sharply tipped phyllodes 1?2

Growth Habit: Branches from base with tangle of wiry spreading stems

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