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LEPTOSPERMUM scoparium 'Blossom'

Commonly known as Manuka, New Zealand tea tree

Double pale pink, one of the best varieties for pot growing
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£13.50 each
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Any 3+ £11.00 each

Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2020
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre
  • Evergreen - small mid- to dark-green leaves under 2.5cm (1in) long.
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - pale pink
  • Height - 2-2.5m (6½-8ft)
  • Spread - 2-2.5m (6½-8ft)
  • Tall Shrub - compact shrub with arching shoots.
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Will grow outside in milder locations - This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here.
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - introduced by Hutchins, Essex, UK.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Double - Multi rows of petals, no stamen showing
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Australian / New Zealand
  • Greenhouse / conservatory - Not the sort of plants to be grown outside where there are likely to be frosts. These plants need to be grown in a conservatory or cool greenhouse or at least brought inside for the winter
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Scented Plants - Scented foliage
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - moderately fertile
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
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2-2.5m (6½-8ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2-2.5m (6½-8ft)
 

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