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Acacia ataxacantha : fact sheet


Species name:
Acacia ataxacantha
Common names:
Flamethorn ,Vlamdoring
Description:
Flamethorn, Tree Scrambler RSA Tree No 160

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-East Coastal Belt - Summer Rain ,RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 700cm
Width:
Less than 500cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Climbing - Perennial
Usage:
Good Hedge ,Wood useful for implements/utensils ,Traditional Medicine
Fruit:
Edible ,Combo Tones Brownish/Redish ,Dry Fruit in capsule/pod/follicle/Seed
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Thorny/Spiny/Prickly/Bristly/Sharp-edged ,Woody Climber
Foliage:
Deciduous ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves Compound-Leaflets Entire ,Leaves/Leaflets droopy

Plant suppliers

Grow Wild Indigenous Nursery

Johannesburg
cell: 0828246715
tel: 0114658857
email: info@growwild.co.za
Retail stock

Twinstreams

Mtunzini
cell: 083 630 6466, 083 643 1319
tel: 035 340 7017
email: jon@twinstreams.co.za
Retail stock