Botanic name: Eucalyptus caesia ssp magna
Also known as: silver princess
An outstanding ornamental tree growing to 5m (16′) with a weeping or pendant shape. The flower buds are silver, grey or white, opening in the spring to reveal a stunning and profuse display of bright pink and red flowers against the blue-grey leaves. The pendular, urn shaped, silver coloured seed capsules extend the beauty and appeal of this very special tree through the summer.
Quick growing and early flowering, this decorative tree makes a wonderful ornament whether in an open space or standing over a fence or garden wall and provides good nectar flow for birds. New branches and stems are silver-white, the trunk and base are covered in reddish-brown bark which flakes away to reveal new green bark beneath.
Wildflower Seed Starter granules recommended to boost germination.
Origin: Made in Western Australia
Pack Contents: Approx. 50 seeds
Note: Restrictions may apply to the importation of wildflower seeds from Australia to other countries. It remains the responsibility of the end-customer outside Australia to ascertain the conditions applying in their home country. Aspects accepts no responsibility for seeds delayed or impounded due to a breach of another country’s regulations.
Care Instructions: Open with care onto a sheet of paper. Avoid windy conditions when opening the packet.