Acacia boormanii

Snowy River Wattle

 

 

A small, rounded shrub 9-12'.  It produces sweetly scented, bright yellow balls of flowers in the spring.  It also tolerates cold well and is reported to withstand some snow.  Native in the alpine country of New South Wales and Victoria.  It is hardy, fast growing and freely flowering.  Hardy to about +24 degrees F.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Small rounded shrub to 12'
Flower Color Yellow
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Culture 20 inches minimum annual rainfall
Native New South Wales, Victoria
Family Mimosaceae
Key Benefits
bulletSweetly scented flowers
bulletFast growing accent plant
bulletSpring bloomer
Problem Solving Features
bulletSuitable for hedge
bulletLow water use
bulletFast growing - hide unsightly areas
bulletCold tolerant

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* Seed germinates best if given hot water soak or use scarified seed.  Place seed in near boiling water, soak for 24 hrs then sow.  Any floating seeds need additional hot water/soak treatment.  Sow seeds 1/8" deep, germination 2-3 weeks at 70-75 degrees F.

 

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