Syzygium tierneyanum is an evergreen tree with a dense, spreading crown; it usually grows 10 - 12 metres tall, though older trees up to 25 metres have been recorded. This fast growing tree has dense spreading glossy green crown. Flushes of red to bronze new growth, and cream flowers that are profuse in summer. Bird attracting and the bunches of pinkish red fruit are edible.

  • Tolerates light frost
  • Tree grows up to 10m
  •  Well drained soils, adaptable to most soils
  • Flowers: Spring-Summer
  • Edible fruit
  • Attracts – Birds & butterflies

River Cherry - Syzygium Tierneyanum