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Acacia holosericea (Soapbush Wattle) 30 Seeds

$4.90

10 in stock

10 in stock

Description

A spreading shrub native to tropical and inland northern Australia it grows approx. 3m by 4m with large, obovate, very glaucous phyllodes.

A. holosericea bears bright yellow rod-shaped flowers 3-5cm long. Masses of twisted pods are a feature of the plant even after the seed has fallen. The leaves are ovate-lanceolate, 10–25 cm long and 2–9 cm wide, covered with white silky hairs, with 3 to 4 prominent veins.

Generally adaptable in cultivation, responds to sunny, reasonably well drained positions in most soils. Spectacular foliage plant for mild areas. Prune regularly to maintain rounded shape. Grows very quickly.

Common Name.
Strap Wattle; Candelabra Wattle; Silver Wattle; Silver Leaf Wattle.

Germination.
To increase the germination rate, the seed should be treated first. It can be soaked in hot water or the seed can be nicked or scarred so that water will penetrate the seed’s hard coating and induce germination. Use a sandy free draining soil mix and place in a warm area.

Every seed packet is hand counted and is guaranteed to contain at least the number of seeds specified, however human error can occur and please don’t hesitate to contact us if there are any discrepancies.
To the best of our knowledge these seeds are viable to the standard percentage for it’s species, either SAB nursery grown or purchased from a reputable trusted breeder. However, if you disagree, please do not hesitate to contact us for up to date germination rates or for a germination test to be conducted.

Additional information

Weight 0.020 kg
Dimensions 10 × 10 × 0.2 cm

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Description

A spreading shrub native to tropical and inland northern Australia it grows approx. 3m by 4m with large, obovate, very glaucous phyllodes.

A. holosericea bears bright yellow rod-shaped flowers 3-5cm long. Masses of twisted pods are a feature of the plant even after the seed has fallen. The leaves are ovate-lanceolate, 10–25 cm long and 2–9 cm wide, covered with white silky hairs, with 3 to 4 prominent veins.

Generally adaptable in cultivation, responds to sunny, reasonably well drained positions in most soils. Spectacular foliage plant for mild areas. Prune regularly to maintain rounded shape. Grows very quickly.

Common Name.
Strap Wattle; Candelabra Wattle; Silver Wattle; Silver Leaf Wattle.

Germination.
To increase the germination rate, the seed should be treated first. It can be soaked in hot water or the seed can be nicked or scarred so that water will penetrate the seed’s hard coating and induce germination. Use a sandy free draining soil mix and place in a warm area.

Every seed packet is hand counted and is guaranteed to contain at least the number of seeds specified, however human error can occur and please don’t hesitate to contact us if there are any discrepancies.
To the best of our knowledge these seeds are viable to the standard percentage for it’s species, either SAB nursery grown or purchased from a reputable trusted breeder. However, if you disagree, please do not hesitate to contact us for up to date germination rates or for a germination test to be conducted.

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