Acmena Smithii Speed Screen
An ideal choice for a quick growing solid screen or windbreak, as its deep green foliage provides a good backdrop for other plants. It can also be grown in large containers or clipped into topiary shapes. Suitable for street plantings and industrial sites.
DIMENSIONS Screen height 2-5m Screen width 1-2m
To ensure optimal results, Acmena speed Screen lilly pilly hedge should be grown in a full sun or partially shaded position. It becomes extremely hardy once established. Can be kept trimmed to the desired height and width and maybe cut back quite hard to maintain its size. Regular trimming will produce more colorful new growth and keep the plant bushy. Will tolerate dry conditions once established and is reasonably frost tolerant. For best results fertilize with a slow release fertilizer in Spring. Like all the other forms of Acmena smithii, this plant will not get leaf damage from psyllids.