Description: An small to medium evergreen bushy tree.
Bark: Commonly called Steelwood due to its tough, Axe resistant heartwood and corrugated sapwood.
Foliage: The leaves mature from a glossy straw colour to dull dark green. New growth flushes pink-red.
Flowers: Small creamy-white flowers.
Cultivation: Plants thrive in well drained, rich soil. Keep well watered and mulched during dry weather and eliminate grass competition from base of plant.
Uses: A useful specimen or shade tree for coastal areas and attractive indoor plant when young.
- Full Sun
- Shaded Position
- Tolerates coastal conditions
- Garden: Height: 6-8m, Width: 4-6m
- Rainforest: Height: 8-12m, Width: 6-8m