Skip to product information
1 of 1

Lilly Pilly Dwarf

Lilly Pilly Dwarf

Acmena smithii minor Allyn Magic 

Regular price $18.75 AUD
Regular price Sale price $18.75 AUD
Sale Sold out
Tax included. Delivery calculated at checkout.
Size
Next delivery date:

Minimum $80 spend required for checkout.

Plant Details
Why we love this plant!
Care Information

Common uses:

Feature plant, Low maintenance garden, Topiary, Edible, Erosion control, Fast growing, and Playground planting

Expected Height Range:

0.6 m

Spread Range:

0.8 m - 1 m

Preferred positioning:

Full sun to partial shade

Flower Season/s:

Summer

Flower Colour/s:

Plant life cycle:

Perennial

Habitat:

While this is a cultivated dwarf species not naturally found, its parent species, Acmena smithii, is know to be found in rainforests of the eastern coastline from Queensland and into Victoria.

Leaf information:

Bright orange-red new foliage

Preferred Soil:

Adaptable to a range of soils including sandy, loamy, sandy loam, and clay loam. It does prefer well-drained soil with moderate moisture.

This plant not only offers a visual treat with its fleshy pink berries, cream fluffy flowers and vibrant new bright orange-red foliage but is also wonderfully low maintenance with its resistance to psyllids. With fleshy edible fruit creating support for local wildlife, enhancing both the soil biome and plant diversity.

Care Considerations:

While established plants are quite hardy, regular watering is beneficial, especially when initially planted and in prolonged dry periods. Soil should be moist but not waterlogged. If desired, you can prune it to maintain shape or encourage denser growth. Pruning is also helpful to remove any dead or damaged branches.
View full details

Plants cannot be exchanged for change of mind so we recommend checking the botanical name and detailed plant information, as common names can vary and be location-specific.