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LEPTOSPERMUM grandiflorum

Commonly known as Mountain tea tree, Rodwayanum tea tree

Single saucer-shaped white flowers in summer and silky hairy white stems. Frost hardy
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  • Evergreen - ovate to elliptic, silky-hairy, grey-green leaves to 1.5cm (½in+) long
  • White
  • Height - 4m (13ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Tall Shrub - upright shrub. Produces solitary flowers (rarely pink) to 2cm (¾in) across
  • 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)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Australia (Tasmania)
  • 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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4m (13ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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