Plants with botanic name Acmena



Acmena smithii 'Sunrise' - Lilly Pilly



  An attractive lilly pilly with reddish-pink new growth on pale green older growth, creating an attractive multi-coloured effect. It is dense growing and brilliant for hedging and screening. It responds beautifully to pruning and can be shaped to size. Grows from 2 to 7 metres tall and wide if left unpruned. Does well in…


Acmena ingens - Lilly Pilly



A medium to large rainforest tree, which will grow to thirty metres tall. This lilly pilly makes a good ornamental for parks, farms and large gardens with red flushes of new growth. It also has large red fruit in summer which are great for seed eating birds, and the fluffy cream flowers in spring attract…


Acmena smithii 'Hot Flush' - Lilly Pilly



A lovely easy care lilly pilly that grows to around 3 metres tall and a metre and a half wide. It has flushes of red new foliage and a dense habit. A perfect native hedge plant that responds well to pruning, also good for topiary and bonsai work. Give it extra water in dry periods…


Acmena smithii 'Allyn Magic' Lilly Pilly



A fantastic dwarf form of this species, low mounding shrub. The new foliage growth is bright orange-red, and is psyllid resistant. Fleshy pink berries follow cream fluffy flowers. The berries are edible. Ideal for low hedging and borders or as a tub or patio specimen. Also good for bonsai and topiary work. Good in a…

Acmena smithii 'Dusky' Lilly Pilly



A tough lilly pilly with bronze new foliage growth. Great for hedges and screens, Dusky is a very tough plant. Will perform best in a good organic soil with regular water through dry periods. Fertilise in spring with a good all purpose plant food. Mulch well to deter weed growth and to conserve soil moisture.…


Acmena smithii 'Moonlight Flame' - Lilly Pilly



The brightly coloured variegated foliage is the key feature of this excellent form of Acmena smithii. It makes a superb low growing hedge or as a feature shrub in a garden bed or pot. Give it a light trim and a handful of general purpose fertiliser every spring to keep it looking good.


Acmena smithii 'Cherry Surprise' - Lilly Pilly



  Lilly pilly ‘Cherry Surprise’ is a compact, small shrub with bright red new foliage growth which matures to deep green. An easy care plant that responds well to pruning, making it good for hedges and topiary work. It grows to around 3 metres high and a metre and a half wide, and can be…


Acmena smithii 'Forest Flame' - Lilly Pilly



  Lilly pilly ‘Forest Flame’ is a hardy, easy care plant that responds well to pruning, making it good for low hedges and topiary work. It grows to around 2 metres tall, and is very compact, with bright red new growth which matures to deep green. Tolerates a wide range of soils, but prefers a…


Acmena smithii 'Fire Screen' - Lilly Pilly



  Lilly pilly ‘Fire Screen’ is a compact, fast growing shrub with coppery red new growth, and a dense growth habit all the way to the ground, making it a fantastic hedge and topiary plant. A good easy care plant that responds well to pruning. It naturally grows to around 4 metres high and a metre…


Acmena smithii - Lilly Pilly



Acmena smithii is a compact, fast growing shrub with pink new growth, cream to white flowers and white to dark red berries in summer. It has a dense growth habit, making it a great hedge and topiary plant. It grows around 3 to 5 metres, depending on the variety. It is a good easy care…


Acmena smithii 'Red Head' - Lilly Pilly



Acmena ‘Red Head’ is a compact, fast growing shrub with coppery red new growth, and a dense growth habit, making it a great hedge and topiary plant. A tall variety of lilly pilly, growing to around 4 metres tall and 2 metres wide. A good easy care plant that responds well to pruning. Tolerates a…


Acmena hybrid 'Minnie Magic' - Lilly Pilly



Acmena ‘Minnie Magic’ is a compact variety of lilly pilly with striking white and green splashed leaves, with contrasting bright pink new growth. Great for low growing hedging, topiary, or as a feature shrub to brighten the garden. Also suits container growing. Feed in spring with a handful of general purpose fertiliser. Trim lightly if…


Acmena smithii 'Minipilly' Lilly Pilly



A small bushy form of Acmena smithii. It has striking new colourful tips and responds well to regular pruning and feeding. Fleshy pink berries follow cream fluffy flowers. The berries are edible and are good for making jam. A great plant for hedging and borders or as a tub or patio specimen. Good for sun,…