Acacia linifolia

Flax-leaf Wattle


The Acacia linifolia species blooms in summer and is found native in the Blue Mountains area of New South Wales.  Pale cream flower balls are found at the end of stems. It is reported hardy to +20 F and grows 6-10'.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Shrub 6-10'
Flower Color Cream
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Culture Low to moderate moisture
Native New South Wales
Family Mimosaceae
Key Benefits
bulletSmall species, only 6-10'
bulletSummer blooming
bulletCream flower balls
Problem Solving Features
bulletShade tolerant species
bulletLow moisture requirements
bulletLow maintenance

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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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