Leptospermum rotundifolium ‘Bobbles’ – Tea Tree

A very rounded and compact small shrub, it has bronzey new growth and white and pink flowers in spring. A great little low maintenance plant that looks neat and tidy without pruning. It grows to a metre high and wide, and will tolerate most soils. Does best in a well drained spot in sun to part shade.

Family : Myrtaceae
Cultivar Name: Bobbles
Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : 1
Flowering Time : Spring
Soil Type : Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Dense foliage, Mound-shaped
Soil Moisture : Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Special Uses : Erosion control, Fast growing, Playground friendly
Scientific Name: Leptospermum rotundifolium
Common Name : Tea Tree
Height : 1
Flower Color : White
pH Level : Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Coastal garden
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan : Perennial
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Butterflies, Other insects