Acacia cognata ‘Lime Magik’ – Wattle

Lime Magik is a large shrub to small tree, depending on the situation, with the most beautiful soft lime foliage. It is eye catching with its graceful willow like form, and makes a great contrast plant. It grows to 10 metres tall and 2-3 metres wide, and is good for screening. Frost tolerant, good for sun to part shade, and adapts to most soils from clay to loam and well drained. A great low maintenance plant which can be pruned to shape.

Family : Fabaceae
Cultivar Name: Lime Magik
Plant Type : Small tree, Large shrub
Width : 3
Flowering Time : Spring
Soil Type : Sandy, Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Dense foliage, Spreading, Weeping
Soil Moisture : Well-drained
Special Uses : Bonsai, Erosion control, Bird nesting plant, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing
Scientific Name: Acacia cognata
Common Name : Wattle
Height : 10
Flower Color : Yellow
pH Level : Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Container growing, Coastal garden
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan : Perennial
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Butterflies, Other insects