Acacia melanoxylon
BLACKWOOD, TASMANIAN BLACKWOOD
Fabaceae-Mimosoideae

 
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Plant type: evergreen tree

Hardiness zones: 8-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: heavy frost
30m
Plant habit
 
15m

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Origins: Australia, Sydney region region, NSW, VIC, QLD, SA, ACT, TAS

Other Botanical Names: Acacia arcuata, Mimosa melanoxylum, Racosperma melanoxylon

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Acacia melanoxylon
BLACKWOOD, TASMANIAN BLACKWOOD
Fabaceae-Mimosoideae

 

  Plant type: evergreen tree

Hardiness zones: 8-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: heavy frost
30m
Plant habit
 
15m

FEATURES

Flowers: cream

Flowering Time: late winter to late spring


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical, mediterranean, coastal & bush designs

Uses: street tree, shade tree

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: bird attracting






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