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Aeonium arboreum Zwartkop

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Wantirna
B2
Size: 14cm
Available: 4
$/Unit (EX GST): $10.40 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $11.43 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Aeonium arboreum Zwartkop Black Rose, Tree Aeonium, Tree Houseleek, Irish Rose, Succulent,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs, Succulents & Cacti Irregular Shape, Rosette

Description:
Small succulent shrub with attractive red and green rosettes, that turn black in full sun, appear on the end of branches and clusters of yellow flowers in Summer. Great for adding colour to the garden. Ideal for coastal gardens. Grows approx. 60-90cm tall x 30-60cm wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
60cm-1m 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Suited to well draining soil. You can get a cactus and succulent specific potting mix. Suited to a gravel mulch. Minimal water required in Winter.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed

Family Name: Origin:
Crassulaceae Africa

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Black, Burgundy, Green, Purple
Flower Colour: Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Tender
Wind: High
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