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Syzygium cryptophlebium - plum satinash lilly pilly

Back in stock: 4-6 weeks
$6.65
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If you love your bushtucker you can't go past this lilly pilly - and if you love to feed the birds, they're going to love the glorious purple of these berries! Geat lillypilly for frost-free areas with reliable rainfall, the pink new leaves will brighten up your garden when the berries have all been eaten.

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We're not able to ship this product to South Australia or Western Australia for biosecurity reasons.

Syzygium cryptophlebium - purple satinash, plum satinash

APPEARANCE: Very tall bushy native lillypilly tree with large leaves, bright pink and weeping when new, dark green when mature; small fluffy off-white flowers, and dark purple edible fruit in autumn.
USE IN: Hedging, screening, feature planting, wildlife gardens, autumn colour.
LOCATION: Prefers sheltered areas out of all-day hot sun and heavy winds. It grows as a somewhat open leggy plant in rainforest understorey but in brighter garden situations and with regular watering and pruning it is a dense bushy plant with abundant flowers..
CARE: Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Prune hedges regularly to encourage bushiness and improve the shape. It should come through a light overnight frost but protect it from extended periods of colder weather. Feed it with all-purpose fertiliser to encourage health and flowering. Appreciates supplementary water in dry spells as it's a rainforest species.
HEIGHT & WIDTH: Up to 10m H in domestic gardens.
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

We're not able to ship this product to South Australia or Western Australia for biosecurity reasons.

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