Backhousia Citriodora

Commonly known as Lemon myrtle this native tree attracts birds, bees and butterflies. A popular bush food, Lemon myrtle is a hardy plant and is best grown in a sheltered position in full sun. Provides good shade when fully grown and can be pruned to create a hedge.

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Height: 8m
Width: 6m
Light Conditions: Full Sun, Part Shade
Watering Requirements: Moderate
Flowering: White, cream clusters.
Common Pests: Nil
Common Disease: Nil
PH tolerances: 5.5-6.5
Growth Rate: Slow
Nutrients Requirements: Acid, Neutral