Acacia cognata ‘Copper Cascade’ – Wattle

A small wattle grown for the dense growth habit and foliage colour, making it a great landscaping plant. It is a fresh green with copper coloured new leaves with each new flush. A good low maintenance plant, growing to around a metre high and wide. Good for full sun to part shade. Tolerant of dry periods and frost. Adaptable to most soil types.

Scientific Name:Acacia cognata
Common Name:Wattle
Plant Type:Small shrub, Ground cover
Height:0.7 ~ 1 metre
Width:0.7 ~ 1 metre
Flower Colour:Yellow
Flowering Time:Spring
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil Type:Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix, Poor soil
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Sunny, Light shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Dense foliage, Mound-shaped
Soil Moisture:Well-drained
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Topiary, Groundcover, Border plant
Special Uses:Pollution tolerant, Fast growing, Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife:Lizards



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants