Angophora costata 'ST2 Boronia'

Smoothbarked Apple Myrtle, Rusty Gum

This attractive Australian native tree is loved for its smooth bark that is slightly purple in colour. It has large and twisted limbs, a very large expanded trunk base, white flower clusters in spring and beautiful red new growth. Ours is smaller in stature than the original so it is more suitable for urban landscapes.

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This tree currently has the following pot sizes in production.
40cm/27L 1.5-1.8m Available now
100L 2.0-3.0m Available now
Common Name Smoothbarked Apple Myrtle, Rusty Gum
Foliage Evergreen 272
Form Broad-domed 26
Mature Size 8 x 8m
Family Myrtaceae 132
Genus Angophora 4
Species Costata 3
Uses
A versatile tree for sandy dry areas. Great for parks too and often seen in forest plantings. While ours is smaller in size and suitable for urban gardens it still needs space to show off its broad form. A nice selection for encouraging native habitat.
Position & Soil
Will tolerate most soils and conditions but especially likes sandy soils. Prefers a full sun position.
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Delivery
Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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