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Waxleaf Acacia, Leatherleaf Acacia
Scientific Name: Acacia craspedocarpa F. Muell.
Family: Fabaceae
Waxleaf Acacia, Leatherleaf Acacia (Acacia craspedocarpa)
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Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 8,9,12-24
USDA: 8b-12

Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 15F (-9C)

Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade

Origin: Australia

Growth Habits: Shrub or tree to 15 feet tall (4.5 m), 15 feet spread (4.5 m); gray-green leather like phyllodes

Watering Needs: Little water in Phoenix when established, no water in most other places

Propagation: Seeds

Blooming Habits:
Yellow rod shaped blossom in late winter to late summer followed by broad decorative seed pods.

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