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Eucalyptus crenulata (Victorian Silver Gum) - 3L Pot from Norfolk Quality Plants.
Eucalyptus crenulata (Victorian Silver Gum) - 3L Pot Known as Victorian Silver Gum due to its native Australian city of Victoria, this eucalyptus evergreen is a successful all rounder and can also be coppiced or used for hedging. The tree displays a handsome silvery foliage in junior growth which develops into a mid-apple green with white frosting in maturity. The shade tolerant, damp-tolerant nature of this tree comes as a bonus when planting. Characteristics Flower Colour: white Foliage Colour: silvery/green-white Approx. Growth Height: 11m Comes in a: 3L pot with 90cm cane Height on Arrival: 90cm Flowering Period: spring, summer Tolerance: shade and wet tolerant Growing Habit: bushy Hardiness: medium Exposure: sheltered Rate of Growth: medium Scented: flowers and leaves are fragrant Requirements Light Requirements: shade or partial shade Soil Requirements: alkaline, neutral, clay, loam, sand Moisture: moist, wet tolerant Caring and Maintenance Water young trees regularly until roots are well established. Little pruning required. Apply some fertilizer in spring in order to promote healthy growth and a good crop. Check tree ties regularly and loosen any if necessary to avoid rubbing of the stems. Planting Planting Distance: 6m Suited to almost all well-drained, moist and fertile soils in a sheltered location. Best in full sun or partial shade. Before planting your tree, clean up all wandering weeds and keep a clean ring around the tree base. Water well during the first year until well established. Autumn is the best season for planting trees, as the soil moisture and heat allow easier and faster root establishment and regeneration of damaged root systems.. The Eucalyptus crenulata (Victorian Silver Gum) - 3L Pot can be found in the Norfolk Quality Plants garden category.
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