Acacia baileyana prostrate form
Genus Species: Acacia baileyana prostrate form
Common / Product Name: Cootamundra Wattle prostrate
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: 0.3 – 0.5m x 4 – 4m
Pruning: None Light
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: High
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Mid Winter / ends: Late Winter
Flower Colour: Yellow
Irrigation: Once established low water.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -7°C for short periods once established. As a genus Acacia’s survive well with frost.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C. Can tolerate higher temperatures for short periods over the summer months.
Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.