Tristaniopsis laurina ‘Hot Tips’ – Water Gum

A large shrub with attractive broad variegated red yellow and green foliage that is particularly vivid in the new growth and yellow flowers in summer. A feature plant for year round interest. It is very hardy, and is troubled by few pests and diseases.

Family : Myrtaceae
Cultivar Name: Hot Tips
Plant Type : Large shrub
Width : 2
Flowering Time :
Soil Type : Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix
Climate Zone : Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Spreading, Variegated
Soil Moisture : Dry, Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Special Uses : Street tree, Fast growing
Scientific Name: Tristaniopsis laurina
Common Name : Water Gum
Height : 6
Flower Color :
pH Level : Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Container growing
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan : Perennial
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife :