Whitehorse City Council

Angophora costata – Smooth Barked Apple

A round-headed, evergreen tree with dense foliage and ornamental, smooth rust-red bark. Adult leaves are mid-green with creamy-white flowers appearing December to January. Can be used under powerlines, not suitable for use in narrow nature strips.

Evergreen/deciduous: evergreen
Maintenance: low
Pest and disease: generally trouble free
Height: 20m x 15m
Growth rate: medium to fast
Canopy density: high
Origin: NSW, South Queensland.
Drought tolerance: average
Water-logging tolerance: high
Wind tolerance: average
Frost tolerance: high
Pollution tolerance: moderate