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Leptospermum scoparium 'Electric Red'

Common Name: New Zealand Tea Tree, Manuka

Plant Family: Myrtaceae

Price:  £6.50
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Availability:  

  

6 in stock

Size/Qty:  9 cm pots


Drought Tolerant:  Yes
Season of Interest:  All year round
Position/ Situation:  Coastal Gardens
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Flower Colour:  Red
Height:  large (up to 12 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Bushy
Evergreen:  Yes
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy


This cultivar has deep green foliage with a purple tinge, which intensifies in the winter. During the spring, and again in aurumn, it has masses of single deep red flowers. For well-drained soil in sunny sheltered spot. Trim lightly in autumn.


Mainland UK  (Courier) £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
*Seeds & cuttings only (Royal Mail) £2 Click & Collect from the nursery or from Plant Fairs (2 days notice required) FREE
Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands From £10    

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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);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

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


Goes well with

Leptospermum 'Red Damask'£6.50

Tea Tree

Evergreen shrub with fragrant leaves and masses of small, double, deep-red flowers in spring and early summer. An interesting cut flower.

Leptospermum scoparium 'Coral Candy'£6.50

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.

Leptospermum scoparium 'Martinii'

Leptospermum scoparium 'Martinii'£6.50

New Zealand Tea Tree

Evergreen shrub from New Zealand with aromatic leaves and masses of saucer shaped pink flowers in early-mid summer. Needs a sheltered garden

Shrubland Park Nurseries