Acacia delphina – Dolphin Wattle

Growing to a small shrub, Acacia delphina is native to coastal areas of south-western Australia. In the garden, it will need well-drained soils and part to full sun, and will provide a display of flowers through the winter months. Can be propagated from seed or cuttings.

Scientific Name:Acacia delphina
Common Name:Wattle
Plant Type:Small shrub
Height:0.5 ~ 2 metres
Width:0.5 ~ 1 metre
Flower Colour:Yellow
Flowering Time:Spring, Winter
Ph Level:Neutral
Soil Type:Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Sunny, Light shade
Planting Season:Spring
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Open foliage, Spreading
Lifespan:Perennial, Short lived
Soil Moisture:Well-drained
Propagation Method:Seed, Softwood cutting
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Screen
Special Uses:Erosion control, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing
Attracts Wildlife:Bees



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants