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December

Slow Flower of The Month

Acacia baileyana ‘Purpurea’

Acacia baileyana ‘Purpurea’

Scientific Name :
Acacia baileyana ‘Purpurea’
Family :
Fabaceae
Genus :
Fabaceae

Acacia baileyana ‘Purpurea’ is a well-known ornamental tree for its yellow fluffy flowers abundantly covering the branches in the spring. However its beauty is not limited to spring season, and at this time of the year, the newly sprouting leaf buds display an elegant hue of colors.
The waxy leaves have a fresh shine and as the scientific name describes, different shades of purple gives the tree a whole new mystical look in the crisp autumn air.
The leaves dried are as beautiful as its dried flowers, proving Acacia baileyana ‘Purpurea’ to be a tree that brings us year-round delight.

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