Acacia nigrescens is an attractive garden tree which grows into a lovely shade tree. Protect from frost when young.
Vachellia sieberiana is a fast growing tree that develops its wide spreading flat-topped shape whilst still young. It is a favoured nesting tree for Barbets.
Acacia ataxacantha is quite often found on floodplains where it can form impenetrable thickets.Protect from frost when young.
Acacia burkei is very good choice for a park or a very large garden. it is relatively fast growing.
Acacia caffra is graceful tree with feathery foliage and with fragrant, creamy-white flower spikes early in the season. Ideal for the smaller garden.
Acacia galpinii is a large tree with luxuriant, light green foliage, making it ideal for a big garden.
It can flower up to 6 times a year depending on the rain. It is a host to various butterflies and attracts a multitude of insects. It also attracts bush babies that eats the gum.
This shrub or small tree can form an impenetrable hedge. Ideally suited to poor, sandy soils.
The crown is somewhat flattened or rounded.The pods are sweetly-scented and attract myriads of insects and is also eaten by game.