Murraya Hedge Growth Rate | How Fast Does Murraya Grow

A freshly planted murraya hedge will take about three (3) to four (4) years to grow to its full size.

On average, murraya will grow at a rate of about a fourth or a third of its full size each year.

For dwarf murraya varieties which grow up to 3 feet (1 metre), they will develop at an average of about 0.75 to 1 foot (23 to 30 cm) per year.

For small murraya hedge trees that can reach a height of about 6 to 10 feet (2 to 3 metres), it will grow at an average of 18 to 40 inches (76 to 101 cm) each year.

Murraya with White Flowers
Growing Murraya with Flowers

Help Your Murraya Grow Faster

While plants like murraya have their natural tendencies when it comes to growth, there are some things you can do to help your murraya hedge along.

First, make sure to take good care of your murraya. Plant the murraya hedge in full sun to partial shade.

Give your murraya hedge the proper water and fertiliser it needs.

The proper amount of water will ensure that your murraya hedge grows optimally.

Fertilisers such as humus-rich compost will help your murraya hedge grow taller faster as well as have bushier foliage.

Visit our guides on Watering Murraya Hedge and Murraya Hedge Fertiliser for more in-depth information on helping your murraya hedge grow healthier.

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