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Acacia implexa

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Wantirna
B11, Indoor, A8
A2, A9
A3, A9, A5, C9
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Wantirna
B11, Indoor, A8
Size: 20cm
Available: 15
$/Unit (EX GST): $10.34 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $11.38 inc GST
A2, A9
Size: 30cm
Available: 11
$/Unit (EX GST): $54.60 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $60.06 inc GST
A3, A9, A5, C9
Size: 35L
Available: 7
$/Unit (EX GST): $94.50 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $103.95 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Acacia implexa Lightwood, Hickory Wattle,Lightwood, Hickory Wattle,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Trees Oval, Upright

Description:
Small, upright native tree with similar foliage and bark to Acacia melanoxyon (Blackwood). However, Acacia melanoxyon flowers in winter and Acacia implexa in summer. Growing to approx 8m, very useful in streetscapes and parks because of pollution tolerance. Also tolerates coastal positioning, wet and dry soils. However, will sucker if roots are damaged.

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

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Coastal Garden, Low Water Garden, Park And Gardens, Playgrounds, Wind Break

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Ideally, plant in well drained, organic soil and water well until established. Will appreciate a deep water every fortnight in summer. Prune when necessary. Besides suckering when roots are damaged, very few other problems to note. Tolerates most conditions.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Mimosaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

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