Acacia aphylla – Leafless Rock Wattle

This shrubby Acacia has a beautiful, complex structure of branches; the name ‘aphylla’ means ‘without leaves’. It is native to the area around Perth, and loves an extremely well-drained soil. It can grow in full or part sun.
Conservation status listed as “Threatened Flora”.

Family : Fabaceae
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Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : 2
Flowering Time : Spring
Soil Type : Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil
Climate Zone : Semi-arid, Arid
Growth Habit : Evergreen
Soil Moisture : Dry, Well-drained
Special Uses : Fast growing
Scientific Name: Acacia aphylla
Common Name : Wattle
Height : 3
Flower Color : Yellow
pH Level : Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Drought resistant
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan : Perennial
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
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