Lilly Pilly (Syzygium 'Cascade')

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Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 4 to 8 feet
Plant Spread: 4 to 6 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Topiary
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Erosion control
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Pollution
Drought tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Location: Lake Macquarie, N.S.W., AustraliaDate: 2017-12-29
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Location: Lake Macquarie, N.S.W., AustraliaDate: 2018-01-23
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Location: Lake Macquarie, N.S.W., AustraliaDate: 2017-12-26
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can a photo be removed from PlantDatabase? by carolem Dec 31, 2017 2:11 AM 2
Sysygium or Lilly Pilly, Cascade by carolem Dec 27, 2017 8:40 AM 2

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