Acacia Auriculiformis, Australian Babul



Acacia auriculiformis is an evergreen tree, It has dense foliage with an open, spreading crown.

Acacia auriculiformis, commonly known as aura, ear leaf acacia, earpod wattle, northern black wattle, Papuan wattle, and tan wattle, akashmoni in Bengali, is a fast-growing, crooked, gnarly tree in the family Fabaceae. It is native to Australia, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea. It grows up to 30m tall.

Acacia auriculiformis has about 47 000 seeds/kgAcacia auriculiformis is an evergreen tree that grows between 15 to 15to 30 m tall, with a trunk up to 12 m long and 50 cm in diameter. The trunk is crooked and the bark vertically fissured. Roots are shallow and spreading. It has dense foliage with an open, spreading crown. Leaves 10to 16 cm long and 1.5 to 2.5 cm wide with 3to 8 parallel nerves, thick, leathery, and curved.

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Common Name Acacia auriculiformis,auri, ear leaf acacia, earpod wattle, northern black wattle, Papuan wattle, and tan wattle
Maximum Reachable Height plant height will be 0.5 to 3ft.
Flower Colour Yellow
Bloom Time May, June, July
Difficulty Level easy to grow

Planting And Care

Deadhead to prolong flowering. Maintain moderate soil moisture and fertilize lightly. Zinnias will die with the first frost.

Acacia Auriculiformis Care

Growing plants can be inexpensive, particularly when growing them from seed. Seeds of plant flowers should usually be sown directly into the sunny flower bed, as developing roots do not like to be disturbed.

Sunlight Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil well-drained soil
Temperature 40 F(4.4 C)
Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer

Acacia Auriculiformis Special Feature

This plant is raised as an ornamental plant, as a shade tree and it is also raised on plantations for fuelwood throughout southeast Asia, Oceania, and Sudan. Its wood is good for making paper, furniture, and tools. It contains tannin useful in animal hide tanning. In India, wood and charcoal are widely used for fuel. Gum from the tree is sold commercially, but it is said not to be as useful as gum arabic.

Acacia Auriculiformis Uses

Ornamental Use:

  • The plant is used for ornamental purpose



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