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Beautiful rounded feature tree with non-invasive roots making it popular for street and amenity planting. It's hardy, tolerates frost and drought once established, has nice leaf colour and jolly orange berries, and is suited to all soil types, even clay.
Cupaniopsis anacardioides - tuckerooAPPEARANCE: Australian native feature tree with a rounded shape, broad shady canopy, and evergreen rounded foliage. Cream flowers appear during autumn followed by bright orange fruit in spring.
USE IN: Ideal for street planting, feature planting and screening. Berries attract native birds. The roots are non invasive making it a popular with landscapers. Tuckeroo plants establish quickly and live for 50 - 60 years.
PLANTING : Sunny/part shade position is ideal. Plant in a free draining soil rich in organic matter.
CARE: Mulch and water well until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Prune regularly to maintain a dense rounded growth habit and fertilise with slow release native fertiliser during spring.
HEIGHT & WIDTH: 5-8m H x 5-7m W.
YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide. You can see an example in the image gallery.