Acacia baileyana. Cootamundra wattle

Family Fabaceae/Mimosaceae
Description large spreading shrub/small tree
Flowering Time Winter/Spring
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Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities schlerophyll forest and woodland
Soil Types various
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values important coloniser within its natural range.
Amenity / Ornamental Values very popular ornamental shrub
Other Values
Tolerances
Water Deficit average-high
Compaction average-high
Waterlogging average
Shade low
Minimum Temperature -8
Seed & Germination Details
Average no. Seeds per Gram 80
Viability Period long
Dormancy physical
Treatment hot water
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees
Direct Seeding easy