Acacia cognata dwarf ‘Bower Wattle’ PBR
Habit: MEDIUM SHRUB (MS)
Height x Width: 1 - 1.5m x 1.5 - 2m
Pruning: Light annually
Frost Tolerance: High
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Adaptable
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Late Winter / ends: Early Spring
Flower Colour: Yellow
Irrigation: No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.
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 Over long hot periods if soil temperatures rise, can create a root fungus causing the plant to die.
Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.