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SKU Code: A 48
Characteristics: Small weeping tree 10-12 m
Seed per packet: Approx 10
A variable graceful acacia with dark-grey bark and a pendulous habit that provides a good silvery contrast in landscapes.
Flowers occur during spring on short racemes in axils, with 2-4 golden, globular heads. Distinctive pods are flat, 4-8cm long by 1-2cm wide.
Phyllodes (leaves) are sickle shape 5-8cm long waxy-blue in colour with minute silver oppressed hairs.
Endemic to Northern Victoria, New South Wales and Southern Queensland.
Prefers slightly fertile, well-drained sandy soils in full sun although it is tolerant of heavy soils, waterlogged sites, and partial shade. Moderately frost and wind-resistant with a good drought tolerance.
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.
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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