Acacia leucoclada. western silver wattle

Family Mimosaceae
Description Small upright tree, often suckers to form dense colonies
Flowering Time Winter/Spring
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Vegetation Communities Woodlands
Soil Types Loams
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values As a suckering primary coloniser it is valuable for soil stabilisation . Longer-lived than most bipinnate acacias
Amenity / Ornamental Values suckering habit limits its value
Other Values
Water Deficit high
Compaction average
Waterlogging average
Shade low
Minimum Temperature -8
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Viability Period long
Dormancy physical
Treatment heat/scarification
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees
Direct Seeding easy