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Acacia baileyana var. purpurea

Purple-leaf Acacia

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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Acacia baileyana var. purpurea
Principal Common Name Purple-leaf Acacia
Common Name(s)
Description Purple-leaf Acasia is a small to medium yellow flowering tree best known for the lavender to purple new growth foliage.
General Comments Prune to encourage new growth and extended foliage color.
Nativity Australia
Height Range 20 - 0 FT
Spread Range 20 - 0 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 8 : 9 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Blue-Gray : Lavender-Purple
Leaf Texture
Form Small Tree
Flower Color Yellow
Flower Time Winter
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences
Watering Preferences Drought Tolerant : Sparse
Outstanding Features Color : Drought tolerant : Form : Fragrance : Leaf

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