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Acmena Lilly Pilly Forest Flame 180MM

Acmena – Lilly Pilly ‘Forest Flame’ – 180MM

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I am Lilly Pilly Forest Flame. My family originated from Eastern Australia

Botanic Name: Acmena smithii ‘Forest Flame’

Upright – Can be kept narrow

I am a fast growing compact, psyllid resistant Lilly Pilly with an upright habit well suited for a low hedge. My intense crimson new foliage is a feature.
My fluffy white flowers in spring are followed by purple berries. Both my flowers and berries attract native wildlife.
I am a fire retardant Plant.

Full Sun to Part Shade (4+ hours of direct sun)
Height: 2m Width: 1m
(Can be kept trimmed to Height: 1.5m Width: 0.8m)
I require some watering until established
Australian Native
Hardy I am ideal for exposed locations and coastal planting. I tolerate most soils but enjoy good drainage
I am popular and will make you happy because…
Fast growing with a bushy habit I am a great screening plant and I retard fire
I produce white flowers during summer which are followed by attractive dark red berries
I have intense deep crimson glossy new foliage which is a great way to create contrast in the garden

    Plant me:

  • in pots and other containers
  • in garden beds and general landscaping
  • as a screening hedge
  • in coastal conditions

Tips for success…

Feed me in late winter with a long term fertiliser and prune if desired
Plant me 50cm apart
100% Recyclable Pot and Label
Most pots and labels made from 100% recycled polypropylene

Plant family: Myrtaceae
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The Bloc It® Collection

Do you want to create Living Rooms with Living Walls?

Need privacy from your neighbors, screen an ugly wall or fence?

Bloc It® is your solution: enjoy privacy while adding structure and framework to your garden.

As you design your landscape, one of the first questions to consider is the need for screens and hedges.

There are many benefits to using screening plants as a natural barrier for privacy and reducing neighborhood noise.

They provide shade and a softened visual wall for privacy.

Using Bloc It® plants as hedges or screens will provide you with a living, breathing divider that beautifies your garden and home.

Bloc it® varieties include varieties which have an upright growing habit, growing to 1.50 meters AND ABOVE (over head)
Climbers, ideal plants for Garden Fencing, a great way to create boundaries, offering security and privacy

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To create some privacy


To protect from glare or direct sunlight into windows


To create shade on a patio


To reduce noise


To block an unpleasant view such as a neighbors wall, factories, shopping center or row of buildings

Available in 140mm, 180mm and 200mm pots

Fast Growing Privacy Screens & Hedges

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