Acacia baileyana 'Purpurea'
PURPLE COOTAMUNDRA WATTLE
Fabaceae-Mimosoideae

 
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Plant type: evergreen tree

Hardiness zones: 8-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, second line salt wind, heavy frost
8m
Plant habit
 
6m

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Flowers: moderately fragrant flowers in gold

Flowering Time: early spring to late spring, mid winterlate winter

Leaves: silver-grey; flushed purple
 
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Acacia baileyana 'Purpurea'
PURPLE COOTAMUNDRA WATTLE
Fabaceae-Mimosoideae

 

  Plant type: evergreen tree

Hardiness zones: 8-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, second line salt wind, heavy frost
8m
Plant habit
 
6m

FEATURES

Flowers: moderately fragrant flowers in gold

Flowering Time: early spring to late spring, mid winterlate winter

Leaves: silver-grey; flushed purple


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, coastal, cottage & bush designs

Uses: informal screen, shade tree, windbreak, nurse plant

Growth rate: fast

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: bird attracting






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