A small rounded shrub with pale green foliage and masses of small golden-ball shaped flowers appearing from autumn through to spring. The trunk is quite attractive with a smooth, brown bark. Wattle trees are fast growing and are useful if you are looking for a plant that's quick to establish, they're quite drought tolerant and can be grown in a range of climates and areas.
Wattle looks great in rockeries, along paths or in large containers as a centrepiece in patio or courtyard areas.
|Size — 140mm|
|Growth Width — 1.5m|
|Growth Height — 2m|
|Flower Colour — Yellow|
|Flowering Period — August, September, October, November|
|Light Requirements — Full sun|
|Soil Requirements — Special potting mix, Well drained soil|
Good drainage is essential. If growing in pots only use a native potting mix.
It likes a deep watering if the warmer months of the year are dry, as winter approaches less water is needed.
Pruning after flowering will encourage thickness and density, it will also help produce more flowers the following spring.