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PlantFiles: Buffalo Sallow Wattle
Acacia phlebophylla

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

3 members have or want this plant for trade.

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

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Profile:

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral negutron 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 from these two pages, the area of occurrence and the usda zone map for Aus:

http://bie.ala.org.au/species/Acacia phlebophylla
http://www.anbg.gov.au/gardens/research/hort.research/zones....
http://tryptamind.com/acacia_phlebophylla.html



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