Plant of the Month: Leptospermum morrisonii

Our Plant of the Month for June is the Leptospermum morrisonii. It is a showy shrub or small tree that grows between 2-5 metres high and has firm corrugated bark. This Leptospermum has dark green aromatic leaves with greenish cream or white solitary flowers on the ends of the branchlets in Spring. Leptospermum morrisonii prefers a well drained moist soil in full sun to part shade and is fast growing. It will make a great hardy street tree or screen and will attract bees to your garden. Leptospermum morrisonii is mildly frost tolerant.