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Acacia pravissima

For sale by Desert to Jungle

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Ovens wattle. A large shrub with branches of evergreen gray-green leaves. Fragrant racemes of yellow flowers in early spring. Height 3-4m.

Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres

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Common names

Ovens wattle, wedge-leaved wattle


Acacia pravissima (Ovens wattle). This is an evergreen arching shrub or small tree. It has copious racemes of golden yellow flowers that appear in the Spring. The bronze buds and gold-tipped foliage of silver-grey, triangular phyllodes are attractive through the winter.


Needs a sheltered position in full sun. Needs staking while it establishes.

Interest and use

Grown as an ornamental.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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Acacia pravissima | Taunton, Somerset, TA3 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • Soil pH5.0 to 8.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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