Lilly Pilly - Syzygium Big Red
The Lilly Pilly stands as one of the most popular Australian Native plants for garden landscapes. The Big Red produces dark crimson new growth and fluffy white flowers over summer. After flowering, Syzygium Big Red forms edible berries, attracting native birds and is ideal for hedging, screening and topiary or growing in containers.
Water: Water well until established and during extended hot periods.
Sun: Position your Big Red in a sunny open position. Can tolerate small amounts of shade but likes to be protected from frost.
Soil: Syzygium prefer well-draining soil. Being native, this variety is well accustomed to Australia's diverse climate and soil conditions and will tolerate coastal and drought conditions once established.