(Previously known as: Acacia sowdenii
Description: Tall shrub or spreading tree to 7 m high with drooping, linear, grey phyllodes to 8 cm. Bears yellow ball-shaped flowers in spring.
Distribution: SA, WA.
Propagation: From scarified seed or boiling water treatment.
Cultivation: A handsome plant for dry areas. Has performed well in Canberra. Full sun and good drainage recommended.
Special horticultural attributes:
- Frost hardy (will tolerate frosts to -7 C )
- Recommended for its foliage.