Acmena Forest Flame is an ideal plant for topiary or hedging. Its compact, bright red new growth makes it an attractive plant for the garden. Eventually, the red growth will mature into a beautiful deep green foliage. This hardy, easy to care for plant is rarely trouble by pests or disease. Forest Flame responds well to pruning making it the perfect plant for hedging. Plant in a sunny to partly shady position in well-drained soil. Tolerates light frost.