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Native Annuals and Perennials. Australian annual and perennial plants can be used to create excitement in your garden as they are quick growing, usually very floriferous and because they are relatively temporary they can be replaced on a regular basis to add something new each year.
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A graceful spreading growth habit combined with beautiful smooth multi-coloured bark are the key features of this very widespread and adaptable Australian tree. Use it as a feature tree in large spaces such as parks, where its beautiful bark can be admired. It is very low maintenance once established and grows over a very wide range of climates throughout Australia.
Flower colour: White
Flowering season: summer
Maximum height: 50 metres
Minimum height: 15 metres
Maximum width: 35 metres
Minimum width: 15 metres
This plant will tolerate full sunlight.
Medium frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: birds.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: temperate, subtropical, arid.
Loam: dry, wet, moist, well-drained.
Clay: dry, moist, well-drained.
Sand: dry, wet, moist, well-drained.
Soil pH: 4.5-6.5
Native to: Australia.
Planting season: all year.
Types of fertiliser: low phosphorus.