find my plant - welcome

ausfields wattle

 Back to Forum

Posted by JEROME 9 Aug 2011 - 9:42:00 AM

i have discovered this small tree, 2 meters tall, growing on my property. As it is a rare and endangered species i would like to know how to propagate this species. It is flowering now.

Comments (1)

Re: EDITOR 9 Sept 2011 - 11:00:00 AM

Commendable approach. Collecting and sowing the seed would be the way to go. Highest germination rates seem to be achieved by scratching the seed coat (nicking the bottom with a knife or rubbing between sandpaper) then soaking in water, or else just soaking for half a minute in near-boiling water.

Tell our Plant Selector what you want & like and we'll search thousands of plant profiles for compatible matches

Plant of the Day

Sword Bossiaea

Plant type: evergreen soft-wooded perennial
H: 0.5m W: 0.5m
Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Find out more
annuals & bulbs

Fast Facts

annuals & bulbs
Annuals are hungry for resources to rush them through their short life cycle. Most need to be well-fed and watered to perform to top garden standards.

Palmetto

Palmetto Soft Leaf Buffalo is ideally suited as a lawn in many applications.



More products

Get the Plant Selector's full features plus news, forums & competitions. Sign up, it's free.
Click here for more