Landscape Materials Leptospermum scoparium - manukaDESCRIPTION: Compact evergreen native tea tree shrub to 2m, with white open flowers and slender leavesUSES: Hedging, native and wildlife gardens. Leptospermum scoparium is an attractive, evergreen shrub with slender leaves that appear in shades of copper and turn to green as the season progresses. Full sun (6+ hours direct sun) … Leptospermums are indigenous to both Australia and New Zealand where they are commonly called ‘Tea Tree’ and in the latter, ‘Manuka’. Payment when stock arrives. Excellent for … Leptospermum scoparium A usually compact shrub to 2 m high (often less) by 2 m wide. L. scoparium is the source of Manuka honey. The Tea Tree. //--> Manuka Leptospermum scoparium By John Tann from Sydney, Australia (Common Tea-tree flower) (Photo Credits) Trees and Plants > Shade and Ornamental Trees > Natives > Tea Tree - Manuka A … You will receive - 1 Manuka Tea Tree Herb Plant in a 50 X 75mm tube - General growing instructions All of our Herb Plants are grown organically with certified organic potting mixes and fertilizers. Return Policy The nectar from the flowers is harvested by bees; this is used to make Manuka honey which has strong antibacterial and anti-fungal properties. 88. Leptospermum scoparium… Cultivation is pretty easy as most adapt well to a variety of soil types, preferring slightly acid. //--> Some species (for example, L. scoparium) are hardy to lover 20's; others are sensitive to frost. In the ground, it can be planted as a single specimen tree or as several plants close together for a terrific wind-breaking thicket. Leptospermum is a lovely tree, with flowers which resemble tiny wild roses and spiky little evergreen leaves. Genus of about 85 species of evergreen shrubs and trees occurring in rainforest and semi-arid areas mainly in Australia but also from southeastern asia to New … Unit of Measure. Our tubestock is cheap to buy, easy to plant, fast to grow. Leptospermum scoparium - New Zealand Tea Tree Medium-growing, upright, evergreen shrub or tree Best in sun Assorted flower colors spring to summer Needle-like green leaves Little to moderate water … Leptospermum scoparium 'Snow White' (White New Zealand Tea Tree) - This is a dense, compact, evergreen shrub to around 4 to 5 feet tall and 4 to 5 feet wide with a profuse showing of double white, … Leptospermum scoparium 'Red Damask' (d) tea tree 'Red Damask' Buy from £21.99 at the RHS Plants Shop.