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Acacia 'Shoestring'

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A striking specimen with its narrow, shoestring-like leaves and weeping form. Thrives in reflected heat, requires little water once established and does not produce much litter. Plant against blank walls or group to create a grove. Evergreen. Photo credit: Richard Shiell


  • Full Sun

  • Low

  • Height
    15 - 35 feet

  • Spread
    1—2 feet

Availability: Out of stock



Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

Brand Monrovia
Botanical Name Acacia stenophylla
Plant Type Trees
Plant Subtype TEMPERATE FLOWERING TREE
Foliage Color Green
Light Needs Full Sun
Water Needs Low
USDA Cold Hardiness Zones 8 - 11
Height 15 - 35 feet
Spread 1—2 feet
Habit Weeping
Special Uses Easy Care, Waterwise, Year-Round Interest
Flower Color White
Bloom Time Fall, Spring, Summer

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