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Acacia glaucoptera, Clay Wattle, Queen Wattle

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Acacia glaucoptera

Clay Wattle, Queen Wattle
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Mimosoideae
Origin: Western Australia
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterDry conditionsOrnamental foliageYellow/orange flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

Unusual, straggling shrub to 1 m high and 1 m across. Wing-like phyllodes appear like cladodes with yellow globular flowers emerging from central stems in spring. Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping. Suitable for growing in containers.


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