20 years to reach maturity
This plant has a mild fragrance
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Fern-Leaf Acacia Overview
This tender graceful evergreen shrub with grey-green fern-like leaves grows to 6m and produces fluffy yellow flowers in early spring. It will need winter protection unless situated in a very sheltered frost free position.
Common problems with Fern-Leaf Acacia
Can be susceptible to red spider mite when grown in a glasshouse.
How to propagate Fern-Leaf Acacia
Root semi-hardwood cuttings in summer
In spring, sow seed at a minimum of 18°C
Special features of Fern-Leaf Acacia
Other uses of Fern-Leaf Acacia
This low maintenance plant suits wall-side borders