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Lilly Pilly
Acmena smithii - Lilly Pilly
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Size 300mm
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A fast-growing evergreen tree that bares fluffy white flowers followed by edible mauve coloured fruit. Excellent planted as an informal border or dense screen hedge. Once established you can create topiaries of any shape or size.

Colour — White
Growth Width — 6m
Growth Height — 12m
Drought Tolerant
Frost Tolerant
Flower Colour — White
Foliage Colour — Green
Fruiting Period — April, May, June, July
Flowering Period — Summer
Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Good drainage is essential. If growing in pots only use a native potting mix.

Watering needs

It likes a deep watering if the warmer months of the year are dry, as winter approaches less water is needed.

Pruning Advice

A light pruning throughout the warmer months. Apply a heavy prune if they get too large in their planted location, this will also encourage a thicker, dense and lusher growth.

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