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Acacia cognata 'Copper Tips'

River Wattle

This is a beautiful small tree growing to 5m tall with dark green pendulous foliage and lovely copper-colored tips, hence its name. Small, pale yellow tea-tree like flowers cover the ends of branches in Spring.

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Common Name River Wattle
Foliage Evergreen 303
Form Pendulous 38
Mature Size 2-5 x 3m
Family Mimosaceae 11
Genus Acacia 14
Species Cognata 9
This variety adds a pretty element to a garden. Weeping foliage lends itself well to soft, informal screening. Great as a feature tree in any type of landscape design or part of a larger native Australian garden planting. Bird-attracting.
Position & Soil
Prefers an open sunny or part-shade position in a well-drained soil. While it only requires minimal pruning to keep shape, it responds well to pruning. For best results, apply a long term slow-release fertiliser in early spring. Prefers an open or part shade position. Hardy and frost tolerant. Adapts to most soil types.
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Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area, Monday to Friday only. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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