A relatively slow to moderate growing erect graceful tree
with an open crown and low water requirements.
This Australian native needs only monthly water when
established, and actually performs better if it does not have
overly wet soils.
Narrow linear, leaf-like evergreen phyllodia are leathery
and somewhat variable in color from silver to green and contrast
with the reddish-brown branches.
Tiny rod-shaped yellow flowers 3-4 times a year from
early spring to late fall are followed by flat oblong 1"
The outline of the tree is variable from upright
Mature size is about 20' tall and 15' wide.
This tree is thornless. It is a moderately fast grower
given some additional moisture.