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New Zealand Tea Tree

Leptospermum Scoparium Apple Tree

Photo: New Zealand Tea Tree

General description

This is an upright growing (to 8 feet tall and wide) evergreen shrub with double light pink flowers that appear in a very strong flush in the spring as well as in the Autumn. It has tiny needlelike green leaves sometimes tinged with pink, especially during cold temperatures. Buds open to pale pink double flowers, then turn pure white. It requires good drainage, is drought tolerant, and is fully frost hardy.

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Properties

Height
1 cm