Mimosa, Knife Acacia
Fast-growing shrub or creeper in natural reaches 3m, while in colder areas it is stored as a potted plant and reaches about 1m-1.5m. Evergreen species of gray-blue triangular leaves bloom from August to November and repeats flowering from late December to late March. About 2 years pass from sowing to 1 flowering.
Propagation: By seeds, shoots
Sowing: Nick the seed coat and soak for 24 hours in warm water, plant in the substrate to a depth of about 1 cm
Germination: 1-3 months
Location: Sunny position
Care: Grows in pots without special care, minimal watering
Resistance zone: 9a / -6.6 ° C (20 ° F) (older plants tolerate -10 C)