Brand new elaeocarpus! If you love Prima Donna but don't have the space for it full grown, then Green Dream is the answer to your prayers. The leaves are longer, more slender and tapering, the flowers are paler in colour, but otherwise it's a little carbon copy of its big sister.
Elaeocarpus reticulatus 'Green Dream' PBR - blue quandong, blueberry ash
DESCRIPTION: Native small tree or hedging plant with long slender tapering green leaves and dense foliage. Clusters of tiny white bell flowers followed by blue berries that are highly attractive to numerous native birds. USE IN: Ideal for hedges, screening and windbreak plants; avenue planting; as a feature plant; in a large pot. LOCATION: Grows in a diverse range of environmental conditions, including hot, humid tropics in the north to cool temperate areas in southern states. Will happily grow in coastal areas to rainforests. Low water needs once established. CARE: Mulch and water well until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Pruning not necessary but can be done to maintain a more compact form. Fertilise with a slow release native fertiliser during spring. Pest and disease resistance is high so little maintenance is required once established. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 3m H x 2m W.
PLEASE NOTE:These are tubestock plants, with young healthy roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The average size of your plants will be 15 -25 cm in height with a pot size of 42 mm wide and 80 mm high.