Willow Acacia

 

 

Acacia salicina

 

 

Fabaceae

 

 

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Form: Tree
Seasonality
: Evergreen

Size: 15 ft high by 15 ft wide
Leaves
: Dark green, 3 inch, narrow, lance shaped
Flowers
: Cream colored puff balls, all year
Fruit
: Seed pods
Stems/Trunks
: Semi-weeping
Range/Origin
: Australia
Hardiness
: Sunset Zones 8,9, 12-24, 20o F

Comments: No thorns, fast growing

 

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

        Exposure: Full sun

        Water: Low

        Soil: Sandy, well drained

        Propagation: Seed

         Maintenance: Minimal

 

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