Small leaved form of Alyxia ruscifolia subsp ruscifolia  Apocynaceae Bush to 2m high with prickly leaves Australian native

(1/1) Small leaved form of Alyxia ruscifolia subsp ruscifolia Apocynaceae Bush to 2m high with prickly leaves Australian native By Tatters [Some rights reserved] (Photo Credits)

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Prickly alyxia

Alyxia ruscifolia
Sometimes called a prickly alyxia due to the stiff prickly leaves. A rainforest plant from Wollongong. Attractive orange fruit. It is often seed used as a native alternative to the Murraya paniculata. Non edible fruits.

$4.90

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We previously had the most to buy in Apr and Jun. With limited quantities for sale in other months. They are unlikely to be available in Feb and Mar. Remember to click above to get notified when it is available once more.

Specifications of Prickly alyxia

Preferred Climate SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Sometimes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 5+ Years

Sun or Shade Part (Sun:50-80%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

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Carambola Starfruit - Giant Siam

$49.00 ($49.00-$99.00 choose a size)

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Apricot - Sal

$59.00

Low Chill Apricot selected by the late Carlo Berra. Medium size, brightly orange coloured skin, with sweet, juicy fruit. Suitable for subtropical climates with about 400 hours of chill or even less. This variety crops abundantly in Kyogle.

Lychee - Tai So

$69.00

A delicious Lychee cultivar, similar to Bosworth 3. Ripening to a gorgeous pink - red colour with a sweet flavour. Grows 2-5m and can be kept a smaller size with regular pruning. A wonderful Lychee variety for your subtropical or tropical garden.

Nashi Pear - Tropical Sunshu

$49.00 ($49.00-$49.00 choose a size)

A superior low chill Nashi suitable for warm temperate and subtropical areas, a vigorous selection that is self pollinating and will be highly productive within 2-3 years. The delicate beige speckled skin is attractive, the flesh is white, crisp and crunchy and melts in the mouth. Delicious eaten straight off the tree.

Nashi Pear Chojuro

$39.00 ($39.00-$42.95 choose a size)

Medium sized round fruit, with texture of an Apple, flesh is crisp and white, and has a nice flavour. Russetted brown skin. Low chill variety suitable for more temperate climates. Suggested pollinators Nijisseiki (20th Century) and Williams.

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