Macadamia tetraphylla - Macadamia - 10 seeds
A great Australian Rainforest tree that is Indigenous to Australia, growing up to 15m in height, it is densely branched with mid green leaves that have prickly margins, pointed ends and new growth is a reddish colour.
Inflorescences are 10 - 25cm long and are axillary on branches and start from late Winter through to mid Spring, the individual flowers are a creamy pink to mauve and are about 10mm long, flowers are pollinated by bees and is self fertile.
Flowers are followed by the fruit which ripens in Summer is 20 - 30mm in diameter, greyish green and turns brown when ripe, the seed inside is delicious raw or cooked!
Best grown in full sun, Macadamia will not grow in shade, it needs a sheltered position and is frost tender.
10 premium quality seeds shipped on receipt of cleared funds.