Acacia delphina – Dolphin Wattle

Growing to a small shrub, Acacia delphina is native to coastal areas of south-western Australia. In the garden, it will need well-drained soils and part to full sun, and will provide a display of flowers through the winter months. Can be propagated from seed or cuttings.

Family : Fabaceae
Cultivar Name:
Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : 1
Flowering Time : Spring, Winter
Soil Type : Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Open foliage, Spreading
Soil Moisture : Well-drained
Special Uses : Erosion control, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing
Scientific Name: Acacia delphina
Common Name : Wattle
Height : 2
Flower Color : Yellow
pH Level : Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan : Perennial, Short lived
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Bees