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ACACIA sophorae


A medium widely spreading shrub with large green leaves, bears small yellow rod shaped flowers, highly recommended for revegetation of coastal dune areas, tolerating the full blast of salt laden windsThe largest genus in Australia, a diverse range of foliage and flower types, make excellent garden and revegetation plants, generally fast growing in well drained sunny positions, recommended for screening, windbreaks, shade and erosion control, responds favourably to pruning after flowering which assists in extending the life span

HEIGHT AND SHAPE
Medium Shrub: 1 to 4 metres
Rounded Shape
BOTANICAL FEATURES
Evergreen
Australian Native
Foliage
LANDSCAPE THEMES
Australian Native
Mediterranean
Seaside
FLOWER FEATURES
Yellow Flowers
Flowers in Spring
OTHER FEATURES
Foliage for Shape
TUBS/POTS/PATIOS
SPECIAL USES
As a Hedge
Along Roadside
As a Windbreak
For Erosion Control
Is Fast Growing
CONDITIONS
Suitable in Full Sun
Suitable in Sandy Soil
Needs Well Drained Soil
Suitable in Salty Soil
Suitable in Acidic Soil
Is Frost Resistant
Is Resistant to Drought
Is Resistant to Pollution
Is Resistant to Coastal Exposure
Is Resistant to Tropical Heat
 

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