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Free tree giveaway tree species

As part of our Free Tree Giveaway program, in June 2021, we gave away privacy and shade trees to 2,000 households. Discover more about the type of trees that were available below.

Lilly Pilly Winter Lights (Syzygium Winter Lights) 200mm

Lilly Pilly winter Lights (Syzgium Winter Lights) 200mm
Winter Lights is a great choice of Lilly Pilly when it comes to screening fences and privacy. When hedging, remember to trim regularly. This will promote growth and a fuller plant for the ultimate privacy screen.

Key information:

  • Tree height (when fully grown) — Approx. 3-4m
  • Light requirements — Full sun; part shade
  • Caring tips — Fertilise in spring with a complete fertiliser
  • Brilliantly coloured new foliage in bronze-red tones
  • Great for screening fences
  • Ideal for privacy screens
  • Can be grown in large tubs
  • Excellent for hedging.

Bottlebrush (Callistemon Hannah Ray) 200mm

Key information:

  • Tree height (when fully grown) — Approx. 5m
  • Light requirements — Full sun; part shade
  • Planting tips — Plant in a full sun to partly shaded position in well-drained soil. Water in well once planted
  • Hardy Australian native
  • Attracts nectar feeding birds
  • Large crimson bottlebrushes
Bottlebruch (Callistemon Hannah Ray) 200mm
A weeping shrub which produces a magnificent spring display of large, crimson bottlebrushes and bright pin new growth. Ideal for screening, shelter and general garden planting.

Bottlebrush (Callistemon Endeavour) 200mm

Bottlebrush (Callistemon Endeavour) 200mm
Fast growing native shrub with broad green leaves featuring abundant, bright red flower brushes that attract bees, butterflies and nectar feeding birds from spring to summer.

Key information:

  • Tree height (when fully grown) — Approx 3m
  • Light requirements — Full sun; part shade
  • Pruning advice — Prune plant after flowering to retain shape and encourage new growth
  • Upright screening plant
  • Attract bees, butterflies and nectar feeding birds
  • Suitable for windy areas and coastal planting

Lilly Pilly (Syzgium Australe) 200mm

Key information:

  • Tree height (when fully grown) — Approx. 3m
  • Light requirements — Prefers full sun; takes part shade
  • Caring tips — Prefers well drained soils, fertile soil but can cope in a wide range of soils
  • Ideal for privacy
  • Attract birds
  • Edible fruits
Bottlebrush (Callistemon Hannah Ray) 200mm
A native Australian tree with green ovate leaves ideal for screens and hedges. This Lilly Pilly produces a dense cover of white flowers followed by red berries which are edible. Have a taste or try your hand at making the berries into jams!