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Plant of the month. Syzygium panicaulata ‘Backyard Bliss’

This is an incredible – Syzygium panicaulata ‘Backyard Bliss’

PLANT OF THE MONTH. HORTICULTURE

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OE Project Paddington

Date March 5 2018

Author Outdoor Establishments

Photography Outdoor Establishments

The Syzygium paniculata 'Backyard Bliss' is a reliable screen plant that casts varying colours and produces attractive seasonal flowers. This Australian native has created the stunning backdrop to many of our garden's. 


The Backyard Bliss is a fast growing hedging plant that will give you close to immediate results. The key is maintenance with this one, they need a haircut in late winter before the new growth starts and a general trim throughout the year to keep it tidy. The new foliage is an attractive orange and bronze colour that deepens with age. The Backyard Bliss is a versatile species that grows in many regions of Australia. From the temperate climate of Melbourne through to Sydney and up to the sub-tropical areas of Brisbane to Cairns. 


Botanical Name Syzygium paniculata ‘Backyard Bliss’

Common Name Lilly Pilly 'Backyard Bliss'

Origin Australian

Mature Size Height 4m (max.) Width: 3m (max.)

Tolerates Full or partial sunlight / Light frost

Dislikes Salt winds

Do you love the look of this species?

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