Plant of the Month

Junes Plant of the Month is Leptospermum nanum rubrum (dwarf red tea tree). This versatile dwarf red tea tree is a stunning addition to any garden featuring dark burgundy/dark green compact growth and an abundance of long lasting single red/dark pink flowers in winter and spring. It can be used for hedging, mixed plantings and pots. Tolerates periods of dryness once established and coastal conditions. 1m x 1m. Full sun or part shade.

Hint: Prune after flowering to maintain compact growth.