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Lilly Pilly Red Tip
Acmena smithii Red Tip - Lilly Pilly Red Tip
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Size 250mm
Item code:
142946

A fast-growing evergreen thick shrub with glossy dark-green foliage that produces red-bronze coloured new growth. Perfect as a dense screen or hedge. Once established you can create topiaries of any shape or size.

Colour — White
Growth Width — 2m
Growth Height — 5m
Drought Tolerant
Frost Sensitive
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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