Syzygium australe 'Big Red'

Syzygium australe 'Big Red' is a Lilly Pilly unlike other forms of Lilly Pilly as it has large, glossy green leaves. New growth is a spectacular deep crimson. Growing to 4m it is ideal for hedging.

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Container Height  
30cm/14L 0.6-1.0m Shortlist
40cm/27L 1.4-1.8m Shortlist
50cm/52L 1.8-2.2m Shortlist

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Uses

This species makes an excellent large hedge and is ideal for formal gardens and topiary specimens.

Position & Soil

Hardy and dry tolerant, 'Big Red' responds exceptionally well to shaping. The regular pruning of flower heads will prevent berry production.

Categories

Bird Attracting
These are tree selections with magnificent flowers and/or dense habitat for bird attraction.
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Coastal
These trees are tolerant of the typically sandy conditions associated with living along the coast.
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Evergreen
This symbol denotes a tree that retains its leaves, therefore is green, all year round.
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Formal Screening
These are tree selections that grow tall enough to provide screening from neighbours, walls and garages. They are usually dense growers with a small or thick leaf that is easy to keep in shape.
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Hedging
These trees are dense and full - perfect for clipping into hedges along walls, paths and driveways.
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Native
This selection of trees are indigenous to Australia and unique to our climatic conditions. Most of the trees we grow are suitable for the south eastern parts of Australia.
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Protection

This product is protected under the Plant Breeder's Rights scheme. Plant breeder's rights are used to protect new varieties of plants that are distinguishable, uniform and stable.

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