Angophora hispida
SCRUB APPLE
Myrtaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9b-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, sand, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind
3m
Plant habit
 
3m

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Pruning: Tip prune regularly from a young age for density & cut to the ground for dense new growth every 2-4 years.

 
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Angophora hispida
SCRUB APPLE
Myrtaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9b-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, sand, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind
3m
Plant habit
 
3m

FEATURES

Flowers: moderately fragrant flowers in white

Flowering Time: late spring to late summer

Leaves: grey-green; red hairy new leaves; crossed leaf arrangement


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, coastal & bush designs

Uses: informal screen, coppice, cut foliage

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: bird attracting






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