Acacia jennerae

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Information by: Arid Zone Trees        Photographer: Arid Zone Trees

 

Description

Small evergreen tree grows at a moderate rate tto 15' x 12'. Gray-green leaves make a lovely contrast to the reddish branches and stems. Yellow to gold ball-shaped flowers appear winter to early spring. This makes an excellent patio tree and gives filtered shade. It is native to Austraila. - Arid Zone Trees

 

  • Anatomy

  • Culture

  • Design

Plant Type

Tree

 

Height Range

12-25'

 

Flower Color

Yellow

 

Flower Season

Winter, Fall

 

Leaf Color

Grey Green

 

Bark Color

Red

 

Fruit Color

n/a

 

Fruit Season

n/a

Sun

Full

 

Water

Very Low

 

Growth Rate

Moderate

 

Soil Type

Clay

 

Soil Condition

Average, Poor

 

Soil pH

Basic

 

Adverse Factors

n/a

Design Styles

Mediterranean, Ranch, Tropical, Wild Garden

 

Accenting Features

Showy Flowers

 

Seasonal Interest

Winter

 

Location Uses

Background, Patio, Street Tree

 

Special Uses

Shade Tree

 

Attracts Wildlife

n/a

Water Saving Tip:

Adjust your lawn mower to a higher setting.

Longer grass shades root systems and holds soil moisture better than a closely clipped lawn.