Syzigium cordatum

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AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 11m x 11m
FLOWERING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D
FRUITING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D

An evergreen tree with a dark brown, rough and corky bark. The smooth and leathery leaves are bluish-green to dark green above and lighter below. It bears dense heads of scented, creamy-white flowers with a fluffy appearance. The fruit is a smooth, glossy berry that ripens to a deep purple.
GARDEN THEMES:
Forest, water, woodland

LANDSCAPING USES:
A useful plant to stabilise river and stream banks. It makes an effective screen plant in a large garden. It may also be grown in a large container.

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