Acacia cognata ‘Fettuccini’ – River Wattle

A compact form of Acacia cognata that makes a stunning foliage plant all year round with its rippled weeping foliage which gives a wavy appearance to the plant. Small ball-shaped flowers are a secondary pleasure when they appear in spring. Prone to root rot in humid climates, it is at its best in the southern states.

Family : Fabaceae
Cultivar Name: Fettuccini
Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : -5
Flowering Time : Spring
Soil Type : Sandy loam, Potting mix
Climate Zone : Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool
Growth Habit : Evergreen
Soil Moisture : Well-drained
Special Uses : Fast growing, Playground friendly
Scientific Name: Acacia cognata
Common Name : River Wattle
Height : 0.75
Flower Color : Yellow
pH Level : Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Container growing, Drought resistant
Light : Sunny
Lifespan :
Frost Tolerance :
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Other insects