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Common Name: New Zealand Tea Tree, Manuka
Plant Family: Myrtaceae
7 in stock
Size/Qty: 9 cm pots
A very pretty cultivar with grey green foliage and masses of double pink flowers in spring. For well-drained soil in a sunny spot, hardy in all but coldest gardens in the British Isles. Can be trimmed back after flowering. Evergreen.
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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);
The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall
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