Orange Wattle, Coojong, Golden Wreath Wattle, Blue-leaved Wattle, Western Australian Golden Wattle, Port Jackson Willow Acacia cyanophylla - Acacia saligna , Acacia bracteata , Acacia lindleyi , Mimosa saligna , Racosperma salignum

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Acacia cyanophylla

Family:

LEGUMINOSAE

Genus:

Acacia

Species:

cyanophylla

Common Name:

Orange Wattle, Coojong, Golden Wreath Wattle, Blue-leaved Wattle, Western Australian Golden Wattle, Port Jackson Willow

Seeds Per Pound:
26,432
Quantity:
1.47 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
56
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
98%
Height:
18-20 feet
Collection Locale:
Italy
Crop Year:
2013
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
8
In Stock: 1.47 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
3.95
1 oz
16.95
1 lb
99.50
Growing Info:
Scarification: Pour boiling water over seed , let stand in water for 24 hours, repeat process on seed that did not imbibe.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: if boiling water treatment does not allow seed to imbibe, sulfuric acid treatment is required.
In a Nutshell:
* Native to Western Australia, small tree or shrub. more...
* It is also extremely vigorous when young, often growing over a metre per year.
* It is used for reclaiming eroded hillsides and wastelands and for stabilizing drift sands as well as for fuel. This is one of the best woody species for binding moving sand.
* Makes a good screen or hedge in warm temperate areas. more...
* The yellow flowers appear in early spring and late winter. more...