Acacia gladiiformis. sword wattle

Family Mimosaceae
Description Small to medium rounded shrub
Flowering Time Winter
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Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities Dry sclerophyll forest
Soil Types Mostly sandstone and granite, often on skeletal ridges
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values Primary coloniser of disturbed or burnt areas. Useful for revegetation of rocky, low nutrient sites
Amenity / Ornamental Values A high quality, underutilised plant for amenity landscapes. Spectacular in flower, handsome foliage.
Other Values
Tolerances
Water Deficit high
Compaction low
Waterlogging low
Shade low
Minimum Temperature -8 degrees
Seed & Germination Details
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Viability Period long
Dormancy physical
Treatment heat/scarification
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees 5-25
Direct Seeding easy