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ACACIA dunnii

Elephant Ears Wattle

Stock: Available

SKU Code: A 21


$6.00

Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Mimosaceae
Characteristics: Shrub or small tree to 6 m

Seeds per packet: Approx. 6
Seeds per gram: Approx. 3-4

Often used as a feature plant for its spectacular foliage the flowers form as golden balls 2cm in diameter and appear most of the year.
The large phyllodes (leaves) grow to 30cm long and 20cm in width, hence the name Elephant ears wattle.

A spectacular foliage plant but cold sensitive. Good drainage and a sunny position are recommended.

Occurs naturally in the top end of Western Australia and the Northern Territory.

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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