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Solanum laciniatum

Genus Species: Solanum laciniatum

Common / Product Name: Orange Fruited Kangaroo Apple

Habit: LARGE SHRUB (LS)

Available Sizes
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Height x Width: 2 – 3m x 2 – 3m

Pruning: None Light

Frost Tolerance: Medium

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Adaptable

Coastal Tolerance: Medium

Drought Tolerance: Medium

Origin: Australian Plant

Evergreen: Yes

Flowering: starts: Spring / ends: Summer

Flower Colour: Blue/Purple

Irrigation: No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: Frost hardy, tolerates temperatures as low as -6°C.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C.

Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.

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

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