Acacia covenyi
Blue Bush

Uses: Hardy small wattle useful as a specimen tree or screening plant. Tolerates a variety of locations and conditions. Does not like water logged soils.

  • Canopy Shape canopy-open Open
  • Height 2-10m
  • Spread 2-6m
  • Position
    • position-fullsun Full Sun
    • position-partshade Part Shade
  • Family Fabaceae
  • Botanical Name Acacia covenyi
  • Common Name Blue Bush
  • Origin NSW
  • Habit Erect to spreading
  • Landscape Footslopes, Hills, Plains, Coastal footslopes, 2nd line coast, Watercourse
  • Soil Texture Clay, Loam, Sand
  • pH Alkaline, Neutral
  • Tolerates Drought, Lime, Moderate frost, Light frost, Heavy frost
  • Supplementary Watering Minimal
  • Flower Colour Gold, Yellow
  • Flowering Time Spring, Winter
  • Foliage Silver-green
  • Flower Type Globular
  • Purpose Ornamental, Screen
  • Evergreen/Deciduous Evergreen
  • Seasonal Colour Winter, Spring
  • Trunk Smooth
  • Form Medium Tree (Usually between 5m & 11m)