Vachellia rigidula
BLACK BRUSH ACACIA
Fabaceae-Mimosoideae

 
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Plant type: deciduous shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to dry between watering

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, light frost
4m
Plant habit
 
4m

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Origins: USA, Mexico

Other Botanical Names: Acacia amentacea, A. rigidula, Acaciopsis amentacea

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Vachellia rigidula
BLACK BRUSH ACACIA
Fabaceae-Mimosoideae

 

Photo coming
  Plant type: deciduous shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to dry between watering

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, light frost
4m
Plant habit
 
4m

FEATURES

Flowers: moderately fragrant flowers in cream

Flowering Time: early spring to late spring

Bark & Stems: thorns


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean & dry style designs

Uses: informal screen, barrier

Growth rate: slow

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: bird attracting






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