Botanical Name

Syzygium paniculatum

Also Known As

Magenta lilly pilly, Magenta cherry

Region

The Magenta Lilly Pilly is found only in NSW, in a narrow, linear coastal strip from Upper Lansdowne to Conjola State Forest.

Flavour

The berry has a tart, cranberry-like flavour, that has a hint of cloves.

Uses

Fruit can be eaten off plant or be used for jams and sauces.

Additional Info

Grows in clumps like cherries.

Fruit is very attractive to birds.

Magenta Lilly Pilly is listed as vulnerable under the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 and endangered under the NSW Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995

 

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