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Leader in ornamental trees and shrubs for Mediterranean gardens


Australian Native Plants, located in Ventura, CA, is a leader in ornamental trees and shrubs for Mediterranean gardens. Shop the online store or come visit us (by appointment only).
Acacia spectabilis


Ornamental weeping small tree to 12' with silvery-white trunk and bright yellow ball flowers in late winter. Tolerant of most soil types both coastal and inland but chlorotic in very alkaline soils & sensitive to fertilizer. Tolerant of extended dry periods and very frost hardy. Intolerant of poor drainage. Prefers a sunny location. Leaves are suitable for dyeing. Beautiful tree for smaller gardens.


Biological Name: Acacia spectabilis
Common Name: Mudgee Wattle
Flower Color: Bright yellow
Flower Time: Winter-spring
Height: 12'
Width: Variable
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1 Gallon: not available
2 Gallon: not available
5 Gallon: $40.00
15 Gallon: not available
Mail Order Plant (online only): not available
Seeds (online only): backordered
Propagation Information: Seed germinates readily. Pour boiling water over seed and let soak overnight. Drench seed with a fungicide to prevent "Damping Off" after sowing.



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Hardenbergia, Acacia, Senna and Casuarinas have nitrogen-fixing nodules on their root systems to help provide nitrogen for other plants close to them?

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