Also known as
Blackwood, Blackwood, Australian blackwood, Hickory, Mudgerabah, Tasmanian blackwood and Blackwood acacia
How to care for Acacia Melanoxylon
Acacia Melanoxylon needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
February 6th, 2023
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Colorado Springs is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in …
February 5th, 2023
Colorado Springs is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Colorado Springs is expected to increase by 40.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 11.8 megajoules …
February 8th, 2023
This month, Colorado Springs is getting an average of 8.8 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 12.8% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.8 total hou…
Acacia Melanoxylon love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Colorado Springs, Colorado ⛅.
Acacia Melanoxylon does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Acacia Melanoxylon after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.