Acacia suaveolens. sweet wattle

Family Mimosaceae
Description small, spindly upright shrub
Flowering Time Autumn - Winter - Spring
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Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities heaths and sclerophyll forests, mostly close to the coast but extending to the ranges in the Sydney region
Soil Types sands
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values valuable coastal coloniser
Amenity / Ornamental Values A delicate small shrub that should be used more. The pods themselves are a feature
Other Values
Water Deficit high
Compaction low
Waterlogging average
Shade low
Minimum Temperature -3
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