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Alphitonia excelsa at the entrance of Hunter Regional Botanic GardensBy Casliber Public domain (Photo Credits)
Botanical Name: Alphitonia excelsa

This tree is a natural colonizer in a wide range of conditions. Fruits are round and black and the mealy flesh encloses two hard capsules. These usually fall, leaving red seeds attached to the twigs for months.

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$2.95 0 Seedling Pot: 0.25L
Height: 10-20cm
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$12.90 0 Seedling Pot: 0.75L
Height: 30-40cm
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$12.75 0 Seedling Pot: 0.5L
Height: 20-30cm
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Alphitonia excelsa Red Ash Fruits red ash Picture taken by Correy at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mount Coot-tha Red Ash For Sale (Size: Medium)  (Grown from Seed) Red Ash For Sale (Size: Small)  (Grown from Seed) Leaf of the Red Ash

Plant Information or Specifications

Preferred Climate

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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)


Can it Handle Frosts?


Amount of leaves in Winter?

All Leaves (Evergreen)

Water Requirements

Drought Hardy (Little Watering)


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Red Ash

Carla1's Edible Fruits
Update: 3609 days 17hrs

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seed developing mid-stage, has dropped 1/2 leaves Nov09.Native to Hogarth Range.  Is one of my favourite native trees.  Has many qualities eg- wildlife attractant, timber, medicinal and first choice for reforestation.

Fruiting Months January and December

Height 8 metres

Sun/Shade: Full Shade

Water Given in: Summer

Pollination: Self Pollination

When I Fertilise: Never

Pest Control:

Bugs, but always come back beautifully.  These bugs are then for the takings for birds, making it a wildlife attractant.

Organic Status:Organic

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