Botanical Name: Geijera parviflora
 Common Name: Australian Willow, Wilga
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  • Anatomy

  • Culture

  • Design

Plant Type

Tree

 

Height Range

12-25'

 

Flower Color

 

Flower Season

 

Leaf Color

Light Green

 

Bark Color

 

Fruit Color

n/a

 

Fruit Season

n/a

Sun

Full

 

Water

Low, Extra in Summer

 

Growth Rate

Fast, Moderate

 

Soil Type

Sandy, Clay, Unparticular

 

Soil Condition

Poor

 

Soil pH

Neutral

 

Adverse Factors

Design Styles

Mediterranean, Ranch, Seascape, Spanish

 

Accenting Features

Specimen, Standard

 

Seasonal Interest

 

Location Uses

Background, Lawn, Park, Roadside, Street Tree

 

Special Uses

Shade Tree

 

Attracts Wildlife

Information by: Mary Irish

Photographer: Normans/Sortomme

  • Description

  • Notes

This evergreen tree reaches a height of 20' x 15'. Medium green leaves are narrow and 3"-6" long. Flowers are small, creamy and inconspicuous; they open in the spring and fall. Large branches sweep up and out, while the smaller branches tend to hang down.