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LEPTOSPERMUM scoparium nanum 'Kea'

Commonly known as Manuka, New Zealand tea tree

Pale pink single flowers. Compact dwarf habit
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£13.50 each
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Any 3+ £11.00 each

Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2020
  • Evergreen
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height - 30cm (12in)
  • Spread - 45cm (18in)
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
  • 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 - Good to know - wildlife plant - insects
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - garden origin.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Single - Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals
  • 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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30cm (12in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  45cm (18in)
 

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