Straight and Narrow™

Syzygium australe ‘SAN01’ PBR
Straight and Narrow plant

Straight and Narrow™

Syzygium australe ‘SAN01’ PBR
Narrow, compact Lilly Pilly hedge or screen for tight planting spaces, psyllid resistant

Native Shrubs & Ground Covers Range

Plant Description: Is a very slender, semi-compact and dense plant. It has tight, attractive leaves and white flowers that proceeds to beautiful pink/red fruit. It is psyllid resistant
Uses: Tall hedge or screen, ideal for tight planting zones (also as a feature or topiary)
Position & Tolerances: Full sun to part shade. Drought and cold tolerant
Height & Width: 5-8m high x 1-1.5m wide. Can be trimmed down to 2m
Flowers: White duster flowers from November to December, followed by large, fleshy, red/pink berries
Foliage: Glossy green leaves with contrasting reddish brown new growth
Soil Type: Moist, well drained soils
Best Planting Time: March to November
Planting Density: 1-1.5 plants per linear metre (1 plant per 1-2m²)
Where it thrives: QLD, NSW, VIC, SA, WA & ACT (if protected from frosts)
Pruning: Prune twice a year for a tidy hedge, or prune every 2-3 years as a screening plant

Establishment & Extra Care:

Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established.
Plant in a well mulched garden, a chunky mulch is recommended.
Use slow release fertiliser in spring, if required.
Natural Psyllid resistance makes it unlikely to have this problem.

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Where to Buy?

Ozbreed licenses trusted growing partners to grow our plants and make them available around the country. If a plant isn’t available at your local wholesale or retail nursery, you can request it to be ordered in for you.

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