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Leptospermum scoparium 'Crimson Glory'


Leptospermum scoparium 'Crimson Glory'

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
A hardy colourful compact shrub with reddish bronze aromatic foliage, branches have brown flaky bark. The small leaves are bronze. It has exquisite double crimson flowers in late winter and spring. 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.

 
Genus
Leptospermum
Species   scoparium
Cultivar   'Crimson Glory'

Common name
Red manaka

Family name
Myrtaceae
Place of origin
New Zealand


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

Soil Type
Grows in most soil types

Moisture
Tolerates dry soils

Exposure
Grows in exposed or coastal sites. / Grows in sun or semi-shade / Will tolerate moderate frosts

Indigenous / Nourishment / Texture / Whimsical

Shrubs

Category
Small, height between 1 and 1.5 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a POT 2.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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