FEATURES: Rough fibrous 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.
CONDITIONS: 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