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Tristaniopsis laurina Luscious

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C9, Indoor
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C9, Indoor
Size: 30cm
Available: 4
$/Unit (EX GST): $47.25 inc GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $51.98 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Tristaniopsis laurina Luscious Water Gum, Kanooka, DOW10,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Trees Dense, Oval, Upright

Luscious® Tristaniopsis has gorgeous shiny foliage topped off with red coloured new growth and yellow flowers with a sweet perfume. Its larger leaf size than the common form makes it a great native alternative to Magnolia. Bark is a striking port colour that peels back revealing a mottled cream stem. Size: 7 - 12m high x 5m wide. Uses: Ideal for street planting, parks, ovals and home gardens.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
10-25m 4-10m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Habitat, Hedging / Screening, Mass Planting, Rockery, Shady Garden, Tropical Garden

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Plant 1 per 2-6m2. Where it works: QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, SA & WA. Best in warm, moist position, but tolerates frost and drought. Information and images courtesy of Ozbreed.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Myrtaceae Australia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Yes

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