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Acacia dealbata

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Acacia dealbata Silver Wattle, Blue Wattle, Mimosa,Silver Wattle, Blue Wattle, Mimosa,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Trees Open Canopy

Description:
Acacia dealbata is a medium, fast growing tree with an open canopy. Blue/green foliage and a profusion of lemon ball flowers occurring from July to October.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
10-25m 4-10m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Clay, Loam

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Habitat, Hedging / Screening, Wind Break

Pests & Diseases: Caterpillars, Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Good for erosion control. Easy to grow with low maintenance requirements.

Plant Care
Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Mimosaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Blue, Green
Flower Colour: Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: High
Wind: High
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