Grows best in light, well-drained, fertile soil. Has purple colored new growth. Low water needs. Has fragrant flower.
An Acacia baileyana in Gilroy is registered as a California Big Tree. It measures 46 feet high, with a trunk circumference of 115 inches and a crown spread of 65 feet.
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C. Stubler, M. Ritter, W. Mark and J. Reimer
San Luis Obispo, CA, San Marcos Growers - Santa Barbara, CA and UC Santa Cruz Arboretum - Santa Cruz, CA
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SelecTree. "Acacia baileyana 'Purpurea' Photo Record." 1995-2012. Dec 9, 2013.
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