Ideal for specimen, hedging and bonsai
Malus sylvestris is a species native to central Europe. Its scientific name means forest apple. The truly wild tree has thorns. The flowers are hermaphrodite and are pollinated by insects.
Rosy Paperbark Myrtle - Hb (1-3m 3-10ft) Australian native which easily tolerates drought. It prefers full sun and has bottle brush flowers which is usually pale to deep mauve. The flowers are followed by small, globular fruits
containing many small seeds.
Melaleuca contains 236 species, all of which occur in Australia. The species are shrubs and trees growing (depending on species) to 2 – 30 m tall, often with flaky, exfoliating bark. .
Whether you are cultivating a hedge, copse or a specimen tree consider protecting your investment with tree guards
positions. They are tolerant of at least moderate frost.
Although native to a dry summer climate, both subsp. fulgens and subsp. steedmanii have been grown successfully in the wetter summer conditions of Australia's east coast in well drained, sunny