Genus Species: Geijera parvifolia
Common / Product Name: Australian Willow or Wilga
Habit: SMALL TREES (ST)
Height x Width: 3 – 10m x canopy 5 – 10m
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Adaptable
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: High
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Summer / ends: Summer
Flower Colour: White
Irrigation: No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -5°C once established for short periods, and canopy is above frost level.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to the Mid 40’s°C once established this tree is drought tolerant.
Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.