Elaeocarpus EumundiBack in stock: NOW
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Beloved beautiful native quandong tree, very disease resistant and needs little maintenance. Stunning bronze new leaf colour and elegant shape make this a very attractive addition to all but the smallest of frost-free outdoor spaces. Very popular street tree, and large feature tree; responds well to hard pruning if necessary and creates a spectacular tall hedge.
Elaeocarpus EumundiAPPEARANCE : Native foliage tree with bronzed red new growth and deep green glossy leaves arranged in a fan. Flowers late spring to early summer with clusters of sweetly scented cream flowers.
USE FOR : One of our most popular specimen trees. Ideal for large hedges, screening plants and avenue planting, for foliage colour, or as a single feature tree.
LOCATION: Sunny position; ideal in the warmer subtropical parts of Australia, and in protected areas in cooler climates. Plant in a free draining soil, rich in organic matter, and not over-wet.
CARE: Mulch and water well until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Prune lightly and regularly to maintain a dense growth habit and fertilise with a slow release native fertiliser during spring. Pest and disease resistance is high so little maintenance is required once established. Ahppy to be hard pruned if necessary.
HEIGHT & WIDTH: 7m H x 2m W.
PLEASE NOTE:These are tubestock plants, with young healthy roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 42 mm wide and 80 mm high.