Acacia longifolia. Sydney golden wattle

Family Mimosaceae
Description large shrub
Flowering Time Winter/Spring
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Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities Wide range from heath to tall sclerophyll forest
Soil Types Most commonly on sands but also on heavier soils
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values Fast coloniser widely used especially for roadside rehabilitation projects
Amenity / Ornamental Values widely grown but not the most attractive acacia
Other Values
Tolerances
Water Deficit average
Compaction average
Waterlogging low
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