A small to medium upright shrub that is relatively narrow and therefore suitable for confined spaces such as driveways. It adapts well to a range of soil types and moisture levels.Light pink flowers are good for cut flowers, pick when in bud.
|Common Name:||Tea Tree|
|Plant Type:||Large shrub|
|Height:||1 ~ 1.5 metre|
|Ph Level:||Mildly acid, Neutral|
|Soil Type:||Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix, Poor soil|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Cottage garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant|
|Climate Zone:||Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool|
|Light:||Sunny, Light shade|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Column-shaped|
|Soil Moisture:||Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage|
|Special Uses:||Honey producing plant, Fast growing|
|Attracts Wildlife:||Bees, Butterflies, Other insects|
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