A tall dense shrub or small tree with pendulous fine leafed foliage covering a beautiful smooth grey trunk. Masses of long tubular feathery yellow spikes of flowers are abundant in spring. A bushy fast-growing plant that makes an excellent quick screen. Wattle naturally attracts seed feeding birds and insects in spring and requires little maintenance.
|Size — 200mm|
|Growth Width — 3m|
|Growth Height — 6m|
|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.