Shoestring Acacia

Acacia stenophylla

SKU
03611
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.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationa-KAY-see-uh sten-oh-FIL-uh
Average Size at MaturityOnly 20 to 25 ft. tall, 15 ft. wide in 10 years; 40 to 50 ft. tall, 30 ft. wide with age.
Bloom TimeSpring through Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth HabitWeeping
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UsePoolside
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureEasy Care, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Follow 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.

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This Plant's Growing Zones: 8 - 11

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