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Leptospermum scoparium 'Mahinepua'


Leptospermum scoparium 'Mahinepua'

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
A hardy dense prostrate shrub with aromatic foliage, branches have brown flaky bark. The leaves are dark green. It has exquisite white flowers in late winter and spring, these are well displayed. Wonderful food for the bees. This is a cultivar of our most common native tree, it grows naturally in many different sites and is very hardy. Great for growing in difficult ground. This plant was collected from the wild by Terry Hatch, of Joy Plants it was named L. ‘Mahinepua’ after the place of discovery in Northland.

 
Genus
Leptospermum
Species   scoparium
Cultivar   'Mahinepua'

Common name
Manuka

Family name
Myrtaceae
Place of origin
New Zealand


DETAILS
Height
10 cm
Width
100 cm
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Evergreen

Soil Type

Moisture

Exposure


Shrubs

Category
Prostrate or creeping.
Availability
We have this currently available in a POT 2.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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