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Acacia 'Gold carpet has profuse golden-yellow flowers in late winter to spring on a low-growing shrub with interesting spoon-shaped foliage. This spectacular wattle grows to around a quarter of a metre high and a metre round, with a lovely shape. Use it as a feature groundcover to spill over walls and along borders or in a large pot so it can be moved to where you can enjoy the flowers. Give it a light trim after flowering. Great for coastal gardens. Grow in full sun to light shade.
Flower colour: Yellow
Flowering season: spring winter
Maximum height: 0.3 metres
Minimum height: 0.25 metres
Maximum width: 1.5 metres
Minimum width: 1 metres
This plant will tolerate full sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: insects, birds.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: temperate.
Loam: dry, well-drained.
Clay: dry, well-drained.
Sand: dry, well-drained.
Native to: Australia.
Planting season: not specified.
Types of fertiliser: Low phosphorus fertiliser.