Approximately 7.5 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:10
Type of plant - shrub to tree
Flower: frag. WHITE to CREAM, axill. infls., autumn-spring
Fruit: oblong, to 10cm.
Foliage: bipinn., 7-24 prs. pinnae..YELLOW papery bark..house pot plant, sow spring
Height in meters: 3-8
Acacia senegal seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Common names for Acacia senegal:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
1: Species in Stock at B and T
27: Acacia Seed List
31: House and Container Plant Seed List
36: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
55: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds
113: East African Native Plant Seed List
115: West African Native Plant Seed List
175: Mali (Sahel) West African Native and Introduced Plants
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
191: Tropical Shrubs and Trees
192: Tropical Commercial Selection Trees Shrubs and Flowers
Acacia senegal seeds will usually germinate in 21 days. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 25°C.
Soak in warm water, which should be changed daily. Most seeds swell up when they are soaked, those that do should be sown immediately. Seeds that don't swell can be gently scarified.
Soak in warm water for 4 hours.