Acacia rostellifera

Summer-scented Wattle

Our local form of Acacia rostellifera is mostly clonal – that is, it spreads by suckering. Population at Point Picquet.


Genus: Acacia

Species: rostellifera

Origin: Busselton and Surrounds

Soil Preferences: Coastal Alkaline, Sand

Tolerances: Coastal, Drought Tolerant, Salt

Plant Uses: Bird Attracting, Bird Attracting - Insect Eaters, Bird Attracting - Seed Eaters, Fragrant Flowers, Hedge, Insect attracting, Screening, Shelterbelt, Shrubbery, Suckering Plant, Windbreak

Growth Forms: Large Shrubs/Small Trees

Size Range: 5-8m

Lifespan: Perennial

Flowering Times: Spring, Summer

Flowering Months: 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.