Categories: Evergreen
      Date: Mar 16, 2008
     Title: Acacia salicina "Willow Acacia" 
Acacia salicina"Willow Acacia"
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Type
Evergreen
Size
20-40 feet
Spread:
10-20 feet
Growth Rate
Fast
Origin
Australia
Flowers
White ouff balls, Springs through Fall, slighly sweet
Stems/Trunks
No thorns
Leaves
3"-6" Lanceolate
Fruit
Pod
LANDSCAPE USES
  • medium size specimen
  • residential and street tree
CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Environment: full sun
  • Irrigation: drought tolerant
  • Soil: sandy, well drained
  • Pest/Diseases: scale, aphids
  • Propagation: seed
  • Maintenance: thin canopy to prevent wind damage
  • Commercial Availability: high
  • Remarks: fast grower, fruit causes litter