Common Names: willow wattle
Type: Evergreen Shrub
Size: To 15 ft high, 15 ft. wide
Flowers: light yellow fragrant blooms, winter, spring; leaves gray with pink new growth. Seed pods blue-green turning to brown.
Uses: Background screen, showy accent, windbreak, slopes. Tolerates wind, salt spray. Caution: Flammable.
Wildlife: (None found.)
Soil: Tolerates Most. Likes well-drained.
Water: Low water needs.
Sun: Full sun to some sun.
Pruning: Prune sparingly to shape.
Pests & Diseases: Acacia bug, scale Prune out infections
Notes: Native to South Australia. Classed as an invasive weed outside of its native areas. Hardy to 15° F.