A slow growing erect graceful tree reaches 20' x 15'. Has an open crown. Narrow linear phyllodes are leathery and somewhat variable from silver to green. Somewhat cold sensitive. Tiny rod shaped yellow flowers appear in spring and are followed by flat oblong seed pods. Needs only monthly water when established. Native to the Austrailan Desert. Information by: GardenSoft
Notes and Maintenance Tips: Frost tolerant to 10 F.
Grey Green, Silver
Sandy, Loam, Rocky
Average, Poor, Well-drained
Heat, Windy Conditions, Smog, Alkaline Soil
Multi-trunk Tree, Silhouette, Unusual Foliage
Background, Entry, Patio, Street Tree, Swimming Pool, Walls / Fences, Walkways, With Rocks
Screen, Shade Tree, Small Spaces
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