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Tasmannia lanceolata

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Wantirna
B3
A11
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Wantirna
B3
Size: 14cm
Available: 27
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.61 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.37 inc GST
A11
Size: 25cm
Available: 12
$/Unit (EX GST): $29.40 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $32.34 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Tasmannia lanceolata Tasmanian Native Pepper, Mountain Pepper,
Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs, Trees Dense, Shrub Like, Upright

Description:
Native edible pepper, bush tucker plant. Both the berries and leaves add a spicy peppery flavor to cooking. To get the berries to form you do need both a male and female plant. Can be grown as a shrub to a tree depending on the conditions. Native to Tasmania, requires some shade and protection from direct sun and heat. Grows to approx. 2-10m tall x 2-4m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
4-10m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Bush Tucker, Courtyard, Foliage Feature / Colour, Habitat, Park And Gardens, Playgrounds, Shady Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Winteraceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: TBA
Flower Colour: Cream
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Slow
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low, Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate, High
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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