Lilly Pilly growing tree or shrub of the genus Syzygium also known as Syzygium smithii, Lilly Pilly perennial evergreen plant also used as ornamental plant, can grow in tropic mediterranean, subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 10b+
Leaves are shiny and when the leaf is young it grow in red color.
Flower color white with multiple stamen like needle, the flowers grow in clusters.
Lilly Pilly fruits
Fruit color is pink, white or purple, the fruit taste sweet to tasteless with astringent.
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Requirements for Lilly Pilly growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Seeds grow too easily and can be invasive in the garden
Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
For design to easier pick
Size of the plant?
Tree 10-20 m (30-60 feet), can be design as shrub 3-5 m (10-15 feet)
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing
Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower
White flowers with multiple stamens like needle, the flowers grow in clusters,
Pollination is done by:
Fruit harvest season:
Fruits pests or diseases:
Birds, fruit fly
What can be done with big quantities of Lilly Pilly fruits?
Work requirements on the fruit:
How long does it take to bear fruit?
Ripening of fruit
Require to eat it fully ripen cause the fruit astringent