Wallum Nurseries

Wallum NurNurseries - Growers of Australian Natives for Revegetation

Ficus coronata

Common Name: SANDPAPER FIG

Height: 15

Size: NT Premium

Habitat: Dry Sclerophyll Forest

Price: $ 1.80

Product Description

Description: Straggly tree to 15 metres, fast growing, along creeks, in rainforest and open country, widespread on coast and tablelands. Grows densely in full sun. An excellent as a pioneer tree and for stream bank stabilisation. Leaves ovate (egg-shaped) to oblong, to 10 cm long, larger and often lobed on young growth, margins entire or toothed, upper surface strongly scabrous, lower surface often pubescent; petiole bristly.

 Pot size: 50mm Native Tube

Position: Low sun to shade

Uses: Informal screen, shade tree, soil binding

Maintenance: Average