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ACACIA cyclops 10g

Western Coastal Wattle

Stock: Available

SKU Code: A26-10g


Family: Fabaceae
Sub-family: Mimosaceae
Characteristics: Shrub 3m spread 3m

Seed per packet: Approx. 15
Seed per gram: Approx: 25-30

Acacia cyclops takes its name from its large black seed that is surrounded by a bright red tissue.
A dense bushy shrub often with multiple stems or a small tree with a rounded leaf canopy. The canopy is made up of light green, narrow phyllodes (leaves) which have a shiny appearance when young and growing in a slightly downturned fashion.

Yellow round ball-shaped flowers appear in spring with pod maturing in summer.

Endemic to the south of Western Australia.

Naturally occurring mostly on coastal sand dunes the species is ideally suited to poor sandy soils and exposed positions. Often used to stabilise soils, drought tolerant. Flowers are best in full sun.

Pre-treatment: Hot Water
Place the seed in a container and pour in just boiled water and allow to soak overnight.
The swollen seed can then be sown, re-treat seeds that have not swollen.
Sow seed 3-5mm keep moist.Germination should occur in 10-21 days @ 18-22C.

If you are unsure what you require to import seed to your county please contact our Export manager who will guide you through the process exports@australianseed.com

We are a registered Export Establishment with an authorised officer which allows us to process Phytosanitary certificates when required.
The purchaser is responsible for clearing the goods through their customs and paying all charges associated with clearing the goods, including any import fees and taxes if applicable.

Australian Seed cannot accept returns due to Australian quarantine restrictions. See the full conditions here.

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