WHOLESALE CELTIS AUSTRALIS / OCCIDENTALIS
Used as a shade tree and a street tree Celtis Australis is a very hardy tree that grows well in tough conditions.
It is also known as the European Nettle Tree and is a fast growing drought tolerant deciduous tree growing to 15m with a dense canopy.
A native to the Mediterranean area over time it will develop an attractive domed crown. Flowers are inconspicuous, however followed by small fruit that is attractive to birds.
A medium sized tree to around 15 meters with a broad spreading crown to 10 metres, it is a very adaptable tree.
The ability to cope with a wide range of soil conditions is a major bonus in urban situations.
Leaves are serrated and the trunk is a uniform grey colour.
- Height – Will reach 15m in height, usually around 10 – 12 metres.
- Spread – Will form a broad crown to 7 metres across.
- Growth habit – Upright and arching.
- Growth Rate – Regarded as Fast to Medium.
- Foliage – Mid green with yellow tones in autumn.
- Drought tolerant – Yes
- Frost tolerant – Yes.
Available for sale from the following nurseries
"Propagation and Production of Native and Exotic Trees
with Natural Root Systems from 2 to 2,000 lts."
Phone 03 5968 1071, 0428521097 Fax 039756 7387
Wholesale nursery with a wide range of bare root semi advanced trees, deciduous ornamental trees, fruit tree stocks and potted products.