Mottled, cream to blue-grey bark sheds in patches in summer and autumn. Young leaves are bluish-green, maturing to shiny dark green. Clusters of fragrant, white flowers from late autumn to early spring.
Suits most soil types. Prefers moist, well drained soil in full sun to partial-shade. Tolerates dry periods.
PLANTING IDEAS AND USES:
- Magnificent feature specimen for parks and large gardens
- Ideal tree for avenue planting
- Farm planting