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Ginkgo biloba 'Lemonlime Spire'

Maidenhair Tree

This is a fast-growing fastigiate form of Ginkgo with lime-green summer foliage that is creased in appearance. In autumn, it presents with clear, yellow foliage. As a male clone of the species, its fruit does not carry an unpleasant scent. Only growing to 5 tall, this tree is both narrow and compact in form.

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This tree currently has the following pot sizes in production.
40cm/27L 1.2-1.5m In production
Common Name Maidenhair Tree
Foliage Deciduous 265
Form Fastigiate 21
Mature Size 5 x 1m
Family Ginkgoaceae 5
Genus Ginkgo 5
Species Biloba 5
Uses
This is a great colour choice for tight spaces and containers, and in formal gardens and landscapes for vertical accent. It can also work as a deciduous hedge when planted closely. Is a popular choice for bonsai.
Position & Soil
Prefers a temperate climate with cool to cold winters in full sun or part shade. Otherwise best to plant in a sheltered position, in aspects away from exposure to hot and dry northerly winds. Fertilise in late winter and mid-summer for optimum results.
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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Delivery
Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area, Monday to Friday only. 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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