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Rose Acacia

Robinia hispida

Also known as

Rose Locust, Bristly Locust, Moss Locust

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2.5m

Max

2.5m

1.5m

Min

1.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Rose Acacia Overview

This species is an upright shrub with pinnate dark green leaves and ovate to broadly elliptic leaflets. The flowers are borne in late spring and early summer with pale red-pink pendent racemes which are followed by brown seed pods.

How to propagate Rose Acacia

Cuttings

Propagate from seed, cuttings or suckers.

Seed

Suckers

Division

Division.

Other uses of Rose Acacia

Specimen