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Agonis flexuosa 'Nana (standard)'

Dwarf Willow Myrtle (standard)

Agonis

Comments

A vigorous, compact selection, with bronzy-red emerging leaves that mature to bright green; white flowers with burgundy centers that appear in spring; makes a wonderful accent, screen, or container subject

Description

A vigorous, compact selection, with bronzy-red emerging leaves that mature to bright green; white flowers with burgundy centers that appear in spring; makes a wonderful accent, screen, or container subject

Landscape Attributes

Dwarf Willow Myrtle (standard) is a dense evergreen dwarf tree with a strong central leader and a rounded form and gracefully weeping branches. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.

This is a relatively low maintenance dwarf tree, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Dwarf Willow Myrtle (standard) is ideal for use as a garden accent or patio feature, and is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Hedges/Screening;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Dwarf Willow Myrtle (standard) will grow to be about 8 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 6 feet. It tends to be a little leggy, with a typical clearance of 3 feet from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 40 years or more.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

9a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

8 feet

6 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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