Broad-leaved Hickory

Acacia falciformis - botanical name

Acacia falciformis

© M. Fagg; Australian National Botanic Gardens

Evergreen erect tall shrub or slender tree (8-10m x 3m) from Qld; NSW (including Sydney Blue Mountains) and Vic. Curved blue green phyllode leaves. Cream ball shaped flowers in spring and early summer. Useful as a screen; small tree; for soil binding or revegetating degraded sites. Prefers well drained soil in full sun. Frost and drought tolerant.

  • Plant type
    Tree
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost hardy
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Loam
  • Water rating
    Low
  • Plant origin
    Indigenous (Qld; NSW (including Sydney Blue Mountains) & Vic)
  • Scale
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