Plant Information

LEPTOSPERMUM Scoparium [Manuka/Tea Tree]

LEPTOSPERMUM Scoparium [Manuka/Tea Tree]

A native, upright shrub with needle-like leaves that are aromatic when crushed and showy flowers in late spring and summer.


Evergreen. New Zealand native. Fast growing and easy care. Attracts bees. Tolerates drought and poor soil conditions.


Great for borders, coastal gardens, grave & rock gardens and revegetation.


Plant in well drained soil in full sun to light shade.

Care & Height:

Height to 4m and width to 3m. Minimal pruning required, prune after flowering to maintain shape and encourage a bushier growth.

This plant appears in the following categories;
Native, Foliage Feature, Flowers, Shrubs, Coastal,