Categories: Evergreen
      Date: Mar 15, 2008
     Title: Acacia farnesiana "Sweet Acacia"
Acacia farnesiana"Sweet Acacia"
summary


Type
Semi-evergreen
Size
15- 25 feet
Spread:
15-25 feet
Growth Rate
Slow
Origin
North America
Flowers
Yellow, year round
Stems/Trunks
Showy bark
Leaves
Less then 2" green
Fruit
Pods
LANDSCAPE USES
  • small specimen tree
  • residential tree
CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Environment: full sun
  • Irrigation: drought tolerant
  • Soil: sandy, clay,acidic, slight¬†alkaline, salt
  • Pest/Diseases: none mayor
  • Propagation: seed
  • Maintenance: structure when young
  • Commercial Availability: good
  • Remarks: natural multiple trunks, has thorns, fruit edible by birds