Acacia podalyriifolia. Mount Morgan wattle

Family Mimosaceae
Description Large rounded shrub to small tree
Flowering Time Winter
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Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities Grassy woodland and dry sclerophyll forest
Soil Types Light textured and skeletal soils.
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values A common and important pioneer species.
Amenity / Ornamental Values Superb in flower and with very attractive silvery-grey foliage. One of the most widely grown wattles for ornamental purposes and also a major component of many amenity landscapes such as freeway plantings in south-east Queensland. .
Other Values
Water Deficit very high
Compaction average
Waterlogging average
Shade low
Minimum Temperature -5 degrees
Average no. Seeds per Gram 25
Viability Period long
Dormancy physical
Treatment boiling water or scarification
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees 6-27
Direct Seeding easy