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ACACIA rubida

Red-stemmed Wattle

Stock: Available

SKU Code: A 45


Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Mimosaceae
Characteristics: Small bushy shrub or small tree 1.5-5 m 

Seed per packet: Approx. 30
Seed per gram: Approx. 60

A small bushy shrub or small tree with a deep red angular stems and grey-green phyllodes (leaves) that is reddish foliage in winter.

Bright yellow ball shaped flowers occur in clusters late winter to early spring.

Occurs naturally in Victoria, Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales and Queensland

Will tolerate many different soils as long as it well drained and non-saline. Full sun to part shade although flowering will be more profuse 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.

If you looking for the availability of larger quantities contact us

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