Acmena smithii var. minor 'Allyn Magic'
Plant type: evergreen shrub
Hardiness zones: 9b-13
Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun
Soil Moisture: dry between watering to usually boggy
Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind
Garden Styles: suits tropical, mediterranean, oriental, formal, contemporary, coastal & bush designs
Uses: formal hedge, informal hedge, formal edging, pot, topiary, bonsai
Growth rate: average
Maintenance Level: average
Skill Level: easy
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Plant type: evergreen tree
H: 30m W: 15m
Sunlight: hot overhead sun
Decide if the garden design needs a formal, clipped hedge; or a looser look where flowers or fruit can be left to grow. Also consider the desired height of the hedge.
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