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Leptospermum morrisonii Burgundy

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Leptospermum morrisonii Burgundy

LepmorBu
Tea Tree,
$0.00 ex GST
 
Wantirna
A10
Size: 20cm
Available: 22
$/Unit (EX GST): $9.98 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $10.97 inc GST
B12
Size: 25cm
Available: 18
$/Unit (EX GST): $24.15 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $26.56 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Leptospermum morrisonii Burgundy Tea Tree,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs, Trees Shrub Like

Description:
An attractive tall shrub with striking burgundy coloured leaves and an abundance of large white flowers during summer. Useful for background planting or a fast growing screen or hedge, the stems may also be used as cut foliage in floral arrangements.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Habitat, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Verge, Wind Break

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Requires a sunny or partly shaded position in most soil types, this includes coastal conditions. Minimal water requirement once established. Drought and frost tolerant. Prune lightly after flowering and fertilise with a long-term slow release fertiliser annually.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Myrtaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Burgundy
Flower Colour: Cream, White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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