Bushy Yate, Bald Island Marlock
Description: This West Australia species is usually has a short trunk with a very dense crown growing up to 24' high. It has no lignotuber. The bark is smooth, light gray to gray and the trunk can be rough barked at the base. The main feature of this species is the large, unusual buds and fruits. The buds appear in large, finger-like clusters, greenish to brownish yellow. Suitable for slightly saline sites (ECe 200-400 mS/m.
Culture: Sandy loam soils, pH 5.5 to 6.4, annual rainfall minimum of 20 inches per year.
Uses: Ornamental, hedges/windbreaks, shade, coastal plantings, wind resistant plants.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 9|
|Type||Small marlock 5-24 x 9-21', no lignotuber|
|Flower Color||Greenish yellow|
|Culture||Low to moderate moisture|
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