A relatively new species occurring in a very limited area of eastern NSW, around Laurieton. It grows to a large shrub or tree with a spreading habit and has pale to cream flower heads in summer. New growth is a purple colour. Best specimens have a delightful weeping habit.
Listed as vulnerable.
|Scientific Name:||Acacia courtii|
|Other Common Names:||Northern Brother Wattle|
|Plant Type:||Small tree, Large tree, Large shrub|
|Height:||7 ~ 20 metres|
|Width:||3 ~ 6 metres|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral|
|Soil Type:||Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden|
|Climate Zone:||Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean|
|Light:||Sunny, Light shade|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Spreading, Weeping|
|Lifespan:||Perennial, Short lived|
|Frost Tolerance:||Tolerates light frost|
|Special Uses:||Erosion control, Bird nesting plant, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing|
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