Acacia anceps
Port Lincoln Wattle

Uses: A dense, acutely angled ornamental wattle. Excellent for coastal locations and planted as windbreaks.
Needs well drained soils.
Propagate from seeds or cuttings.

This plant is indigenous to the following botanical regions of South Australia.
For detail on these regions refer to the Plant Selector Plus user guide.
:NU: Nullarbor 
:EP: Eyre Peninsula

  • Height 1-3m
  • Spread 1-3m
  • Position
    • position-fullsun Full Sun
    • position-partshade Part Shade
  • Family Fabaceae
  • Botanical Name Acacia anceps
  • Common Name Port Lincoln Wattle
  • Origin SA, WA
  • Habit Dense, Spreading
  • Landscape 2nd line coast, Coastal footslopes, Plains
  • Soil Texture Loam, Sand
  • pH Acidic, Alkaline, Neutral
  • Tolerates Drought, Lime
  • Supplementary Watering Moderate
  • Flower Colour Yellow
  • Flowering Time Spring, Summer
  • Flower Type Globular
  • Purpose Ornamental, Habitat
  • Evergreen/Deciduous Evergreen
  • Form Medium Shrub (Usually between 1.2m & 3.6m)