Acacia cognata

Narrow-Leaf Bower Wattle


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A fast growing native to south-eastern Australia, this is an attractive wattle with pendulous branches and beautiful weeping habit. Grows to the size of a large shrub or small tree depending on your landscape and climate. Fluffy yellow, ball shaped flowers are produced in spring.

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Uses

As a small feature tree it looks great mass planted in the open or under the shade of bigger, taller trees. A good option for soft screening. Looks great combined with bold foliage and with other plants lime, silver or burgundy in colour.

Position & Soil

Prefers moist situations and can grow very well in dappled shade. Can tolerate most soils types including sandy loam and clay. Drought and frost tolerant.

Categories

Bird Attracting
These are tree selections with magnificent flowers and/or dense habitat for bird attraction.
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Coastal
These trees are tolerant of the typically sandy conditions associated with living along the coast.
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Evergreen
This symbol denotes a tree that retains its leaves, therefore is green, all year round.
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Informal Screening
A tree for an informal screen is one which is tall enough to block views but is left to grow in its natural form. These trees offer a more casual look.
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Native
This selection of trees are indigenous to Australia and unique to our climatic conditions. Most of the trees we grow are suitable for the south eastern parts of Australia.
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Specimen
Also referred to as feature trees, these are noteworthy selections due to size, shape, foliage cover, seasonal colour or general knock-out attractiveness. They can stand-alone in any garden.
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More Varieties

Acacia cognata 'Green Magik'
A native to south-eastern Australia, this is an attractive wattle with pendulous branches and beautiful weeping habit. The foliage on…

Acacia cognata 'Mini Cog'
An attractive low growing compact form of Acacia cognata. An Australian native that has fine, thin, soft leaves. The foliage…

Acacia cognata 'River Cascade'
This is a a graceful weeping schrub with fine bright green foliage that forms a rounded bush about 75cm tall…

Substitutes

Allocasuarina torulosa
This tree has a corky light brown bark that has deep fissures.The leaves are thin green needles like a pine…

Agonis flexuosa 'Burgundy'
This small attractive tree bears white clusters of flowers win spring. It has a beautiful weeping habit. Its foliage is…

Leptospermum petersonii
A beautiful Australian native tree with a shrubby habit.The new foliage is copper/bronze colour. It has many small white flowers…


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