Acacia decurrens. early black wattle

Family Mimosaceae
Description Tall shrub to small tree
Flowering Time Winter/Spring
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Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities schlerophyll forest and woodland
Soil Types usually on heavier soils or alluvium
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values Has been widely used in Hunter Valley rehabilitation projects but some doubt as to its natural distribution in the area
Amenity / Ornamental Values Widely planted and spectacular in flower. Attractive small tree but relatively short lived
Other Values Tannin production
Tolerances
Water Deficit average
Compaction average
Waterlogging average
Shade average
Minimum Temperature -8
Seed & Germination Details
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Viability Period long
Dormancy physical
Treatment heat/scarification
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees
Direct Seeding easy