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 variable, often on 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
Water Deficit average
Compaction average
Waterlogging average
Shade average
Minimum Temperature -8
Average no. Seeds per Gram contact us for details
Viability Period long
Dormancy physical
Treatment heat/scarification
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees
Direct Seeding easy