Australian Willow, Wilga
Origin: Australia (Southern)
Evergreen, broadleaf tree. Moderate growth rate, 20 - 40' in height, 20
- 25' spread. Round to oval in shape.
Simple leaf, pinnate venation, alternate arrangement, linear, falcate
leaf. Entire margins, narrow, 3 - 6" long in size. Light olive in color.
Small cream colored flowers in terminal clusten.
Spring - Fall.
STEM / TRUNK:
Single trunk, low branching.
Smooth light gray when young buoming roughened, reddish brown with age.
Full Sun, Hardiness: Sunset zones: 8, 9, 13 - 24.
Supplemental water, responds to ample water with faster growth.
Background, barrier , fences/walls, foundation planting, right of way,
screen and shade.
Tolerates a wide range of moisture levels and soils. Low maintenance once
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