Acacia cognata ‘Lime Cascade’ – Wattle

Lime Cascade is an attractive dwarf wattle, with beautiful lime green weeping foliage. It is low maintenance, but needs a very well drained soil. Low maintenance apart from a quick tip prune once or twice a year to encourage a more dense habit. Grows from one to two metres high and wide. Tolerant of dry periods and frost.

Scientific Name:Acacia cognata
Common Name:Wattle
Plant Type:Small shrub
Height:1 ~ 2 metre
Width:1 ~ 1.5 metre
Flower Colour:Yellow
Flowering Time:Spring
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil Type:Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam
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, Spreading, Mound-shaped, Weeping
Soil Moisture:Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Hedge, Topiary, Groundcover, Border plant, Attractive foliage
Special Uses:Bonsai, Erosion control, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing, Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife:Lizards



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants