Lilly Pilly - Springbrook

Syzigium oleosum

Blue lilly pilly By John Moss [Public domain] (Photo Credits)

Fruit Trees > Bush foods Australia > Lilly Pilly > Lilly Pilly - Springbrook
Cutting grown selection of the tasty and attractive Blue Lilly Pilly fruit. The delicate fruit is aromatic with a sweetish slightly gingery or turpentine flavour. Fruit is a distinctive blue colour.


Specifications of Lilly Pilly - Springbrook

Preferred Climate SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From CuttingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) +10m

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

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas SA, WA

Suitability in Pots Yes with 35L+ Pot

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 4-5 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%), Part (Sun:50-80%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months February, March

Hashtags ,

Create a Filter to find similar plants

Lilly Pilly - Springbrook Reviews & Tips

Star Rating

★★ 11y ago

Happy Valley, SA, Australia

A very exotic plant for a person grown up overseas. I have never seen edible berries with such striking blue and pink colours, so extraordinary and almost deadly. It should have been poisonous judging by the colour but so unexpectedly kunchy, refreshi...

  • Postage Free Truck
  • Plant List
  • Calculate Freight
  • Daleys Fruit Tree Forum