Categories: Evergreen
      Date: Mar 18, 2008
     Title: Acacia stenophylla "Shoe String Acacia"
Acacia stenophylla"Shoe String Acacia"
summary


Type
Evergreen
Size
30-50 feet
Spread:
20-30 feet
Growth Rate
Fast
Origin
Australia
Flowers
White puff balls, late SpringĀ and Winter
Stems/Trunks
Shaggy bark, single trunk, no thorns
Leaves
18" green, lanceolate (Narrow; shaped like a lance head)
Fruit
3" brown bean
LANDSCAPE USES
  • specimen tree
  • residential and streetĀ tree
CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Environment: full sun,
  • Irrigation: drought tolerant
  • Soil: sandy, well drainded, alkaline
  • Pest/Diseases: aphids
  • Propagation: seed
  • Maintenance: structure when young
  • Commercial Availability: good
  • Remarks: weeping, pedulum form, provides light shade for plants underneath