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Acacia denticulosa

Description: An erect, sparsely branched shrub to 2 m high by 3 m across. The thickly textured, broadly elliptical phyllodes are up to 7 cm long, toothed and with a rasp-like surface. The golden rod-shaped flowers are up to 7 cm long and seen in spring.
Distribution: WA (rare)
Propagation: From scarified seed or boiling water treatment.
Cultivation: Difficult to maintain in the eastern states. Dry situation is suggested.
Special horticultural attributes:
Photo of Acacia denticulosa Photo of Acacia denticulosa

© Text derived from the Acacia sections of the 4th edition of Australian Native Plants by John Wrigley and Murray Fagg, published in 1996 by Reed Books Pty Ltd