Phytosanitary Certificates are now available for international buyers. We ship Internationally and Australia wide including Tasmania and WA.
Brisbane Golden Wattle.
SKU Code: A10
Characteristics: Small tree or rounded shrub to 7 m
Seed per packet: Approx. 25
Seed per gram: Approx. 75
A graceful small tree or rounded shrub grows to 7 metres high and 6 metres across with a profusion of sweetly scented yellow ball-shaped flowers occurring in spring.
Ideal as a hedge or screening plant as it can become quite dense.
Occurring in Queensland and New South Wales.
Prefers moist soils in a protected position: drought and frost tender.
Although seed can be sown most of the year in many parts of Australia seed is generally best sown in spring or autumn in temperate climates, avoid the coldest and hottest months of the year. The optimum germination temperature for germination is around 18-22°C.
Acacia seeds germinate readily, however, they do have a hard outer coating that is impervious to water and generally, germination will usually not occur unless the seed is scarified by abrading or pre-treated with boiling water first.
General note: Seeds of many natives are dormant and require specific conditions or pre-treatment for germination.
Do not be too hasty to discard seed that does not germinate, seeds will often lay dormant until the conditions are similar to their natural requirements for germination to occur. Containers put to one side will often surprise long after they were discarded.
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request a shipping quotation prior to purchasing.