Acmena Forest Flame

ACMENA-FOREST-FLAME Acmena-Forest-Flame

A bushy evergreen tree with glossy leaves which makes an ideal screen when planted closely.

NAME Acmena Forest Flame
BOTANICAL NAME Acmena smithii
KEY FEATURES Fleshy edible berries follow fluffy white flowers which contrast with the glossy, dark green leaves with burgundy new growth.
GROWING CONDITIONS Prefers fertile moist soils which are well drained in an open sunny site.
Will tolerate drier conditions once established.
PLANT CARE Protect from strong or salty winds.
Mulch well to retain moisture.
Can be clipped for a formal hedge effect.
Full Sun
Full sun Hedge Frost tolerant Well drained soil