Melaleuca - Weeping tea tree

Melaleuca viridiflora

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A paperbark with an upright habit excellent for poorly drained & difficult positions. These plants have a profusion of beautiful flowers from red to purple. Attracts nectar-feeding birds and butterflies. Prune to shape. 6 to 10m.


Specifications of Melaleuca - Weeping tea tree

Preferred Climate SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas SA, WA

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 4-5 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%), Part (Sun:50-80%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage, Poor Drainage (Clay)

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Melaleuca - Weeping tea tree Reviews & Tips

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★★★ 12y ago

Maryvale, QLD, Australia

Slow growing, and some loss during drought.

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