Acacia lasiocarpa prostrate
Genus Species: Acacia lasiocarpa prostrate
Common / Product Name: Glow Wattle
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: 0.2 – 1m x 1 – 1.5m
Pruning: None Light
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: High
Coastal Tolerance: High
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Early Spring / ends: Mid Spring
Flower Colour: Yellow
Irrigation: Once established low water.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -5°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.