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August Deliveries

There may be some delays in deliveries during August due to hot weather etc. but please order as normal and we will give you a likely delivery date, and hopefully get your plants to you as quickly as we can. If you can come and collect it saves you the delivery charge PLUS we will refund you 10% off when you visit.

20% off Hardy Shrubs
20% off Exotic, half-hardy plants and succulents

Syzygium myrtifolium

Common Name: Wild Cinnamon, Australian Brush-Cherry, Red Lip
Plant Family: Myrtaceae
Plant Type: Tender Shrub


Eugenia oleina. An evergreen shrub or tree from tropical Asia, noted for the colourful red tones of its new leaves. In the UK it's best confined to pots, where its size can be controlled, though it may prove hardy in mild gardens. Occasional trimming will stimulate new red growth. It can be used for topiary. Small pink flowers may appear on larger plants.

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POT SIZE/QUANTITY:  9 cm
Season of Interest:  All year round
Sun or Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Height:  large (up to 12 feet)
Minimum temperature:  Tender (plus 5 to 10 deg. C.)
Position/Situation:  Heated Conservatory, greenhouse or indoors
Planting Style:  interior display
Suggested Use:  Growing in Pots
Leaf Colour:  Green
Evergreen:  Yes

Availability:  

3 in stock  

3 in stock

Price:  £6.00
List Price:  £7.50
Saving Of:  £1.50 (20%)
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20% off exotics, half hardy and succulents!


Mainland UK  £8.50 -£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1 through to IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value £35) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10 We only send plants & seeds to UK locations (excl. Northern Ireland) Sorry we cannot ship to any other Country due to British Plant Health regulations on the export of plants post Brexit. There are no exceptions unfortunately  

 

See our delivery information page for details

Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)  or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx. 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Quantity or Pot size" on plant information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall.