Beautiful and very popular tree often grown for floristry. This small tree has both juvenile and intermediate leaves, adult leaves are rarely formed. The yound leaves are alomst circular and a pale silver-blue. This tree makes a great specimen and has a fruity menthol scent.
Mature Height: 15m
Rate of Growth: 1-1.5m per year
Hardiness: ** -10 to -15°C
Soil: Clay Tolerant, Dry Tolerant
Position: Full Sun
Growth Habit: Dense crown of foliage
Leaves: The leaves are aromatic, egg shaped, stalkless and glaucous (white wax covering) giving it a silvery grey colour.
Bark: Thick, fibrous grey over red-brown bark.
Special Interest: Can be Container Grown, Can be Coppiced, Floristry
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