Acacia gunnii. ploughshare wattle

Family Mimosaceae
Description Small shrub
Flowering Time Winter/Spring
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Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities Various heath and schleophyll communities
Soil Types lighter soils or skeletal areas on heavier soils
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values Not widely used. Grows in Central Hunter ironbark communities but A. amblygona is a similar shrub, more common and easier to source seed
Amenity / Ornamental Values not particularly attractive
Other Values
Tolerances
Water Deficit high
Compaction average
Waterlogging average
Shade average
Minimum Temperature -5
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