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Acacia baileyana

'Purpurea'





Family
Mimosaceae
Genus
Acacia
Species
baileyana
Cultivar
'Purpurea'
Category
Woody
Type
Shrub (evergreen)
USDA Hardiness Zone
10b
Canadian Hardiness Zone
Requires cool season protection under glass.
RHS Hardiness Zone
H2
Temperature (°C)
2 - 4
Temperature (°F)
35 - 40
Height
4 - 8 m
Spread
2.5 - 4 m
Photographs
Description and Growing Information
Flowering Period
JanuaryDecember
General Description
Large evergreen shrub.
Landscape
Low maintenance wall-side borders.
Growth
Slow
ID Characteristic
Fern like silvery grey leaves with small yellow flower-heads in the winter.
Pests
Glasshouse red spider mite.
Notable Specimens
Pinetum Park and Pine Lodge Gardens, Cornwall, England.
Propagation
Root semi-hardwood cuttings in summer.
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