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Bedfordia linearis

Classification

Order: Lecythidales
   Family: Lecythidaceae
            Genus: Bedfordia
                        Specie: Bedfordia linearis

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 10 ft (3 m)

Cultivation: Humus-rich, moist, well-drained soil in semi-shade

Features: Green leaves crowded around stem, white beneath; golden flowers in summer

Uses: Woodland tree Shaded sites Foliage contrast

Zones: 8-9

Description: Restricted to Tasmania, where it grows on more open, rocky sites as well as in forests, this species is generally a shrub of 10 ft (3 m) or less, though sometimes becoming a small tree. The leaves are crowded and narrow, up to 4 in (10 cm) long but only a

Growth Habit: Upright habit

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