Syzygium weeping gem
Genus Species: Syzygium weeping gem
Common / Product Name: Weeping Gem
Habit: MEDIUM SHRUB (MS)
Height x Width: 1.5m x 2 – 3m
Pruning: Light Medium
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Adaptable
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Spring / 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: Prefers temperate to sub tropical climates with high moisture levels, will tolerate occasional temperatures as low as -8°C.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C.
Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.