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Melaleuca lanceolata

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Wantirna
A12
Size: 25cm
Available: 4
$/Unit (EX GST): $23.31 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $25.64 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Melaleuca lanceolata Black Paperbark, Moondah, Rottnest Island Tea Tree,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Trees Dense, Rounded, Shrub Like

Description:
A bushy evergreen native tree with narrow green foliage and creamy-white bottlebrush-like flowers in Summer. Great for smaller gardens or as a shade tree. Grows approx. 7m tall x 5m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
4-10m 4-10m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Habitat, Low Water Garden, Wind Break, Shade Tree

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers well drained soils but tolerates most including clay. Prune to shape. Feed with a low phosphorus slow release fertiliser.

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

Family Name: Origin:
Myrtaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Cream, White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Yes

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