Lilly Pilly ’Select Form ’ – Syzgium australe ‘Select Form’
Native | Full sun / part shade | H 3m | W 2 |
A compact form of Lily Pilly with dark green, glossy leaves; new growth is tinted bronze. Masses of small fluffy white flowers appear in summer and autumn and are followed by pink-purple fruit.
Category / uses: great for hedges / screening, a successful tub plant if pruned.
Position / planting / care: grow in warm, sunny position in moist, well drained soil. Tolerant of light shade. Cultivate soil before planting. Dig hole twice the width of the container. Remove plant from container and place into the hole so the soil level is the same size as the surrounding ground. Fill hole firmly and water in well even if the soil is moist. Water after planting until established. Clip regularly if hedge or shaping is required. Mulch well. Regular application of native slow releases fertiliser.
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