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Desert Carpet Acacia


A low-growing acacia with grey-green leaves and small yellow flowers that appear in spring.

Acacia redolens 'Desert Carpet'

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Leathery

Leaf shape : Narrow

Leaf color : Grey-green

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Globular

Flower color : Yellow

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 15 ft.

Average size maturity height : 2 ft.

Growth rate : Slow

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 15 to 20 F (Z8b)

Sunset zone : 8, 9, 12-24

Water requirements : Rarely (Drought Tolerant)

Light exposure : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Drought tolerant : Yes

Attractive bark : Yes

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