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Leptospermum scoparium nanum (Kiwi Tea Tree)
Kiwi Tea Tree Leptospermum scoparium nanum
Sun Requirements Full Sun
Height 0.5 m
Width 0.5m
Drought Tolerance Tolerant
Frost Tolerance Light Frost
Design Use Borders
Bush Gardens
Coastal Gardens
Cottage Gardens
Foliage Interest
Mass Plantings
Flower Colour Red
Flowering Period Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring
Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer
Climate Zone 1
Zone 2
Zone 3
Zone 4
Foliage Colour Dark Green Leaves
Red New Growth
Foliage Cover Evergreen
Origin Exotic

The Dapple Designs Expert Says:

Leptospermum scoparium nanum or Kiwi Tea Tree as it is also known is a compact low growing groundcover or shrub that produces masses of red flowers during winter and spring. This dwarf variety is suitable for rockeries, garden beds and containers. Plant in full sun.