Hakea salicifolia

Willow-leafed Hakea

A beautiful small tree or bushy shrub that can be used stand-alone tree, mixed with other natives or hedged to great effect due to its fine narrow leaf and bushy habit. While we have classified it as having a standard tree shape, we grow it bushy and full to the ground. Flowers are white and occur in the the leaf axils. They are generally seen in late winter to spring. These are followed by woody seed pods.

  • Family: Proteaceae
  • Common Name: Willow-leafed Hakea
  • Mature Size (h x w): 5 x 4m
  • Form: Round
  • Genus: Hakea

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A great variety for native landscapes, hedges and screens. Has great coloured foliage which makes a great for native gardens.

Position & Soil

Hakea salicifolia is a very hardy plant in most soils preferring full sun and/or part shade. Its native to NSW and Queensland but is easily grown all around Australia.


Bird Attracting
These are tree selections with magnificent flowers and/or dense habitat for bird attraction.
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These trees are tolerant of the typically sandy conditions associated with living along the coast.
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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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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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More Varieties

Hakea salicifolia 'ST1'
This particular variety is currently under development. For trialling information, please contact the office on 03 9796 8308.


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