Acacia stenophyllaItem #3611 USDA Hardiness Zone: 8 - 11
A striking specimen with its narrow, shoestring-like leaves and weeping form. Thrives in reflected heat, requires little water once established and does not produce much litter. Plant against blank walls or group to create a grove. Evergreen.
- OverviewLight Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Once established, needs only occasional watering.Average Landscape Size:Only 20 to 25 ft. tall, 15 ft. wide in 10 years; 40 to 50 ft. tall, 30 ft. wide with age.Key Feature:WaterwiseBlooms:Spring through fallLandscape Uses:
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:a-KAY-see-uh sten-oh-FIL-uhPlant type:TreeDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenSunset climate zones:8, 9, 12 - 29Growth habit:WeepingGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Only 20 to 25 ft. tall, 15 ft. wide in 10 years; 40 to 50 ft. tall, 30 ft. wide with age.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:Spring through fallFlower color:White
- CareCare InformationFollow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.Pruning time: late fall.Light Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Once established, needs only occasional watering.