Acacia pulchella

Prickly Moses

We have three variants of Acacia pulchella in our region.
var. glaberrima
var. goadbyi
var. pulchella


Genus: Acacia

Species: pulchella

Origin: Busselton and Surrounds

Soil Preferences: Laterite, Sand, Sandy Clay, Swamps

Tolerances: Clay, Drought Tolerant, Heavy Soils, Moderately Lime Tolerant, Shade

Plant Uses: Bird Attracting, Bird Attracting - Insect Eaters, Bird Attracting - Seed Eaters, Container Plant, Insect attracting, Prickly

Growth Forms: Medium Shrubs

Size Range: 2-5m

Lifespan: Perennial

Flowering Times: Autumn, Spring, Summer, Winter

Flowering Months: 05 May, 06 Jun, 07 Jul, 08 Aug, 09 Sep, 10 Oct, 11 Nov, 12 Dec

Flowering Colours: Yellow


Wholesale Availability:   Available for wholesale ordering and purchase at the Nursery.

Please call us on 0429644885 to enquire about purchasing.


Image Credits

  • Acacia pulchella Glen Forrest Commons JarrahTree - CC BY 2.5 AU