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Snowy River Wattle


This fast growing multi-stemmed shrub has a open graceful habit of silvery stems holding small narrow grey-green evergreen foliage. Cheerful globular puffs of bright yellow flowers bloom from late winter into spring. Tolerates seaside conditions; will withstand some drought, but looks better if watered regularly.

Acacia boormanii

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf length : 2-3"

Leaf shape : Narrow

Leaf color : Grey-green

Flower Characteristics

Flower fragrance : Yes

Flower shape : Globular

Flower color : Yellow

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 6-15 ft.

Average size maturity height : 10-15 ft.

Growth rate : Fast

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 20 to 25 F( Z9a)

Sunset zone : 8, 9, 12-24

Water requirements : Rarely (Drought Tolerant)

Light exposure : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Fragrance : Yes

Attractive bark : Yes

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