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Blue Fig Blue Quandong Elaeocarpus Angustifolius E-Grandis E-Sphaericus

Blue Fig or Quandong

Elaeocarpus Angustifolius

Buy Blue Fig or Quandong

Also known as E. grandis & E. sphaericus

Details:

- Height: 12-20m, Width: 5-10m

- Full to Partial Sun

- Autumn to Early Winter & Early Summer

- Water Well

Attractive Australian native ree grown for ornamental flowers, fruit and foliage.

Features: Clusters of finely toothed, glossy, dark green leaves which are hairy and paler beneath. Old leaves turn bright red to scarlet in colour before falling. Long, green-white flowers with feathery petals in Autumn are followed by masses of shiny, round, bright blue fruits from Winter to mid Summer.Blue Fig or Blue Quandong

Conditions: Prefers moist, well drained soil in full to partial sun.

For Best Results: Water well during Summer. Protect young plants for hot, direct sun. Fertilise during the growing season.

Planting Ideas and Uses: 

- Hard, pitted seed coats may be used for necklaces and Chinese checkers and have a religious significance in Asian countries.

- Ideal feature tree for parks and gardens providing year round interest.

- Great tree for tropical, subtropical and temperate gardens.

- Aboriginals mixed fresh fruit with water to make an edible paste.

- Good timber tree.