Acacia leiocalyx
CURRACABAH, LAMB'S TAIL WATTLE
Fabaceae-Mimosoideae

 
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Plant type: evergreen tree

Hardiness zones: 9b-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

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

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

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Origins: Australia, Sydney region region, NSW, QLD

Other Botanical Names: Racosperma leiocalyx

Other Common Names: Early Flowering Black Wattle

 
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Acacia leiocalyx
CURRACABAH, LAMB'S TAIL WATTLE
Fabaceae-Mimosoideae

 

  Plant type: evergreen tree

Hardiness zones: 9b-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

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

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

FEATURES

Flowers: cream-yellow

Flowering Time: early winter to late winter

Leaves: mid green


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, coastal & bush designs

Uses: informal screen, shade tree, windbreak, soil binding

Growth rate: fast

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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