MELALEUCA - TEA TREE OIL TREE
Botanical Name: Melaleuca alternifolia
This shrub has fine foliage and profuse white flowers appearing in spring/summer. Plants respond to pruning and can be grown as a hedge or screen. This species is grown for tea-tree oil extraction. 3m
or 4 interest-free payments with
Plant Information or Specifications
Learn About Climate Zones
Learn About Propagation Methods
Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)
Plants required to Pollinate
1 (Self Pollinating)
Learn about Pollination
Can it Handle Frosts?
Amount of leaves in Winter?
All Leaves (Evergreen)
Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas
Drought Hardy (Little Watering)
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree?
Can be pruned to 2m
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest
Sun or Shade
Full (Sun:80%-100%), Part (Sun:50-80%)
Preferred Soil Type
Good Drainage, Poor Drainage (Clay)
Customer Comments on Melaleuca - Tea tree oil tree
Tree Information on growing, planting, pruning, maintenance, ripening, taste, pick or bonsai tips. But mainly how to grow a Melaleuca - Tea tree oil tree Share Your Advice or ask questions on our Forum
Create Your Own My Edible Backyard Page and your feedback will appear here.