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Acacia 'Limelight' (Standard)

full sun
part shade
height 1.5m
spread 1m

Acacia 'Limelight' is one of the most popular varieties on the market today. Its attractive lush foliage and compact habit make it a sought-after addition to any garden. The introduction of the unique 'Limelight' grafted standard now allows this fantastic variety to be enjoyed with a formal air. 'Limelight' standards are ideal for creating amazing decorative impact. Think entrance ways, features in courtyards and a real statement lining formal driveways. Ideal for contemporary, modern container designs as well as more traditional, rustic terracotta or wooden tubs.

Plant in most soil types that are well draining. For optimum results, feed in spring with a slow-release fertiliser formulated for natives according to the manufacturer's directions. Support the plant with a stake, until established. If shoots appear from the main trunk or around the base of the plant, remove these with a clean pair of secateurs.

  • Creating a distinctive formal touch to the garden
  • Either side of entranceways and driveways
  • Suitable for either large containers or garden beds
  • General garden use
  • Adaptable for use in native, exotic or oriental style gardens

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