Buffalo Sallow Wattle
Acacia phlebophylla

Family: Mimosaceae
Genus: Acacia (a-KAY-see-uh) (Info)
Species: phlebophylla (flee-bo-FIL-la) (Info)

Category:

Shrubs

Trees

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Partial to Full Shade

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:

Evergreen

Other details:

This plant may be considered a protected species; check before digging or gathering seeds

Soil pH requirements:

5.1 to 5.5 (strongly acidic)

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

From seed; stratify if sowing indoors

Direct sow as soon as the ground can be worked

Scarify seed before sowing

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Neutral

On May 17, 2014, negutron from Barker Heights, NC wrote:

I have no experience with this plant as it is Rare, Endangered and from Australia. But I want this plant in my yard because it is stunning and perfect. I've updated this entry with the hardiness I can determine.