Acacia Fimbriata (JAPAN)
$168.00 incl. GST
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- The actual plant may differ as each pot has its own unique natural look and although look identical but never 100% similar to the image pictured here.
- Flowers/Fruits are seasonal and plants may not be with flowers/fruits at the time of order/delivery.
- Overall Height is measured from the bottom of the pot to the tallest point of the plant vertically.
- Plant Overall Height APPROXIMATELY:-
- 45cm for POT SIZE 10cm(Ø)
- 90cm for POT SIZE 21cm(Ø)
- Acacia fimbriata, also known as Fringed Wattle, is a small to medium-sized evergreen tree that is native to eastern Australia.
- The tree can grow up to 8-10 meters tall and has a spreading, bushy habit with attractive grey-green foliage.
- In late winter and early spring, it produces masses of golden-yellow flowers that are highly fragrant and attractive to bees, butterflies and other pollinators.
- Acacia Fimbriata is a hardy and drought-tolerant plant that can grow in a wide range of soil types, including poor soils.
- It is commonly used in gardens and landscapes as a specimen tree, hedge, or screen. It can also be grown in pots or containers.
- The plant has a number of medicinal properties and has been used in traditional Aboriginal medicine to treat a variety of ailments, including skin conditions, infections and respiratory issues.
- Acacia Fimbriata is also an important food source for native birds and animals, as its seeds are rich in nutrients.
- The wood of Acacia Fimbriata is strong and durable, and has been used in furniture-making, flooring and for general construction purposes.
- This plant is easy to grow and maintain, making it a great choice for gardeners and landscapers of all levels of experience.
- Acacia fimbriata prefers well-draining soil that is slightly acidic to neutral (pH range of 6.0-7.5).
- The soil should be sandy or loamy with good drainage.
- It can tolerate a range of soil types, but avoid heavy clay soils or soils that retain too much moisture, as this can cause root rot.
- Acacia fimbriata does not require frequent fertilization, but it can benefit from occasional feeding.
- Use a slow-release, balanced fertilizer with a higher phosphorus content to promote blooming.
- Apply fertilizer in early spring and early fall for best results.
- Acacia fimbriata prefers full sun to partial shade.
- It requires at least 6 hours of direct sunlight per day for optimal growth.
- It can tolerate some shade, but growth may be slower.
- Acacia fimbriata is drought-tolerant and can survive in low water conditions, but it prefers regular watering.
- Water deeply once or twice a week, depending on the soil and weather conditions.
- Allow the soil to dry out slightly between waterings to prevent overwatering and root rot.