Waterhousea floribunda ‘DOW20’ PBR
Sweeper tree


Waterhousea floribunda ‘DOW20’ PBR
Heavily weeping form and much denser foliage

Advanced Tree Range

Plant Description: This is an improved variety with a heavily weeping form and much denser foliage. It is an ideal plant for medium to large dense screens. Creates a softening effect in harsh concrete environments
Uses: Tall screen (also as a street tree)
Position & Tolerances: Full sun to part shade. Drought and cold tolerant. Highly Myrtle Rust Resistant
Height & Width: Up to 10m high x 5-8m wide
Flowers: Large clusters of white flowers from November to December
Foliage: Elegant rippled leaves, and lush new growth. Dense foliage
Soil Type: Well drained soils to heavy clay loams
Best Planting Time: March to October
Planting Density: 1 plant per 3-8 linear metres (1 plant per 2-6m²)
Where it thrives: QLD, NSW, VIC, SA & WA
Pruning: Trim every 2-3 years if required

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.
Top up watering may be required in hot dry summers.
Avoid planting in hot or dry exposed inland areas.

Sweeper tree

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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