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Acacia sulcata

Description: Small, rounded shrub to 60 cm with bright green, almost terete phyllodes to 3 cm. Bears bright yellow, ball-shaped flowers in spring.
Distribution: WA.
Propagation: From scarified seed or boiling water treatment.
Cultivation: Generally adaptable in cultivation, responds to sunny, reasonably well drained positions in most soils. A neat shrub that flowers well even in moderate shade.
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© 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