Acacia rostellifera

Summer Scented Wattle

Size

3.0m

Flower Colour

yellow

Flowering Dates

August, September, October

Best Seasons

winter, spring


Description

A coastal shrub or small tree, to 5m (up to 10 metres) and found mainly on consolidated dunes. Plants sucker from underground stems and can form dense thickets. Above ground stems are killed by fire but resprout freely from underground stems. Thickets therefore, are commonly of one age and provide valuable habitat for insects, birds, reptiles and mammals. Yellow flowers winter to spring. Bird attracting.

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