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Acmena smithii minor

Genus Species: Acmena smithii minor

Common / Product Name: Lilly Pilly Compact


Available Sizes

Height x Width: 5 – 5m x 3.00 – 3.00m

Pruning: Prune annually

Frost Tolerance: Medium

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance: Medium

Drought Tolerance: Medium

Origin: Australian Plant

Evergreen: Yes

Flowering: starts: Early Spring / ends: Early Summer

Flower Colour: White

Irrigation: Benefits from summer watering.

Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -7°C for short periods once established, canopy needs to be above frost level as leaves will be damaged by frost. Suitable for temperate climates.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C. Can tolerate higher temperatures for short periods over the summer months.

Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.

Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.

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