Tristaniopsis - - Semi-mature and mature Tristaniopsis Luscious

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Tristaniopsis Luscious - Luscious

 

Family:

Myrtaceae

Origins:

East coast Australia

Plant Type:

Evergreen tree

Size:

7-12m

Habit/ Form:

Upright erect tree with a single trunk.

Leaves:

Elongated glossy green.

Flowers:

Clusters of yellow flowers.

Fruit:

Thin walled capsules.

Bark / Trunk:

Striking port colour that peels back to reveal a mottled cream stem.

Vigour / Longevity:

Moderate vigour, 10+ years.

Environmental Requirements:

Warm moist conditions.

Hardiness:

Tolerates frost and drought.

Soil / Drainage:

Well drained rocky soils to heavy clay loams, as long as ample water.

Pruning:

Prune to maintain shape.

Watering:

Needs to be kept moist.

Fertilising:

Once a year with a general slow release fertiliser.

Pests / Diseases:

Borer.

Uses:

Street planting, garden features, or an elegant shade tree.

 

 

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