Up there with our best selling species, highly ornamental with long leaves and mottled, peeling bark.
Veru cold hardy, they tend to take a couple of years or so to establish i.e. growing slowly, before they grow faster. They also need good drainage as these are normally accustomed to rocky alpine conditions.
E. niphophlia differs from other subspecies of pauciflora in that it has more narrower leaves and an smaller ultimate height.Mature Height:
7mRate of Growth:
Slow 0.5-1m per yearHardiness:
*** -15°C +Soil:
Dry Tolerant, Lime TolerantPosition:
Wind Tolerant, Salt TolerantGrowth Habit:
Single or multi-stemmed. Spreading growth habit with open crown.Leaves:
Large oval bluish to glaucous juvenile leaves and glossy olive green adult leaves.Bark:
The bark is smooth and shiny white, cream, green and grey which sheds in ribbons from the stems and branches.Special Interest:
Ornamental Specimen, Can be grown in a pot, Very HardyIf you are looking to grow a multi-stemmed tree, please let us know BEFORE ordering so we can make sure we have suitable specimen for you.For Information on Stock Sizes Click Here