Giant mallee, Red mallee, Red morrell
Description: This species is from South Australia is very hardy, drought and frost resistant. It is a mallee or small tree from 9-36' tall with smooth, gray deciduous bark that is somewhat flaky. Leaves are deep green in color and shaped like a lance. Flowers are creamy white to pale yellow and appear in clusters on attractive yellow pods.
Culture: Sun, acid pH, sandy loam, 8" minimum annual rainfall.
Uses: Hedge, honey, salt tolerant.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 8|
|Type||Mallee 9-36', lignotuber|
|Native||South Australia, NSW, Vic, WA|
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