Plant of the Month

Our plant of the month for November is Eucalyptus sideroxylon rosea (Pink Flowering Ironbark). Sideroxylon rosea is an ornamental tree with dark furrowed bark and weeping grey-green foliage. In winter and spring it produces a profusion of stunning pink flowers emerging from diamond shaped buds. Ideal for windbreaks, roadsides, rural plantings, large home gardens and parks. Tolerates poor shallow soils, drought and smog. 15-20m x 10-15m. Bird attracting.