Pinnacle™ Syzygium australe ‘AATS’ PBR
- Very narrow growing native tree
- Provides sculptured design for tight planting spaces
- Needs less pruning to stay narrow
Description: Pinnacle™ Syzygium Lilly Pilly is a very narrow, compact and dense Lilly Pilly perfect for planting along fences or as a hedge or screening plant.
Its leaves are rounded, bright glossy green with attractive contrasting reddish-brown new growth.
Pinnacle™ Syzygium has lovely white duster flowers followed by red/pink fleshy fruit.
Size: 6 – 10m high x 1 – 1.5m wide. Can be pruned down to 2m.
Planting Density: 1 plant per 1-2m², 1-1.5 plants per linear metre.
Uses: Ideal screen or hedge for tight planting areas (along fences and driveways) also for topiary.
Position: Full sun to shade. Tolerates cold and drought. Pinnacle™ Syzygium suits moist, well drained soils.
Care: Be aware of Psyllid. Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended).
If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Prune yearly for a tidy hedge or every 2-3 years as a screen plant.
Where it works: QLD, NSW, VIC, SA & WA.