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Cordyline australis Red Star

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C3, Specials
C3, Specials
A4, A11
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C3, Specials
Size: 14cm
Available: 48
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$/Unit (INC GST): $7.16 inc GST
C3, Specials
Size: 20cm
Available: 25
$/Unit (EX GST): $12.44 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $13.69 inc GST
A4, A11
Size: 25cm
Available: 28
$/Unit (EX GST): $28.35 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $31.18 inc GST
Size: 25cm
Available: 12
$/Unit (EX GST): $23.42 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $25.76 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Cordyline australis Red Star Cabbage Tree, Cabbage Palm,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Grasses, Strappy & Tufting, Palms, Ferns & Tropical, Trees Tufting, Upright Narrow

Cordyline australis Red Star will provide a red-brown accent colour in gardens all year long. Cordyline Red Star has an upright habit, strappy foliage and develops a trunk. A fantastic plant for large patio containers and offers a sophisticated look by means of its upright leaves presented in a spherical fan like arrangement. Grows approx. 2.5m tall x 1m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 60cm-1m

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

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

Pests & Diseases: Caterpillars, Rust, Scale, Snails And Slugs

Cultural Notes: Prefers low humidity and dry summers. Doesn't like wet, cold soil conditions. Older leaves can be marked by rust like fungal spots, remove the worst and spray with a Rose Gun. Cordylines aren't hungry plants but do benefit from an application of plant food or slow release fertiliser. Source: © 2014 Sprint Horticulture Pty Ltd

Plant Care
Liquid feed, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser

Family Name: Origin:
Agavaceae PacificIslands

Foliage Colour: Brown, Red
Flower Colour: Cream
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

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