Information for Acacia atkinsiana

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 38028
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:10
Type of plant - shrub
Flower: YELLOW cylind, heads to 1x0.8cm.
Fruit: to 10x0.6, glab. GREY-BROWN
Foliage: phyll. to 14x1.2cm. GREYISH, glab, resi
Height in meters: 3.3x3

Common names for Acacia atkinsiana: Atkins' Wattle, 

Acacia atkinsiana is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
27:   Acacia Seed List
57:   Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
191:   Tropical Shrubs and Trees
389:  Fabaceae
504:  Mimosaceae
711:  Leguminosae

Germination guide
Acacia atkinsiana seeds will usually germinate in 21 days. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 25C.

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.

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