Leptospermum Tickled PinkBack in stock: NOW
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Dead cert winner for native gardens - compact size, bright colour, abundant flowers, hardy and easy going nature make this a leptospermum to love. Each hot pink flower has a ring of long stamens, like lovely eyelashes. We love Tickled Pink for its bright colour, larger 'eyelash' flowers, compact hedging size
Leptospermum polygalifolium 'Tickled Pink' PBRAPPEARANCE : Upright native shrub with small slender green leaves and masses of hot pink flowers in spring, larger than many other tea tree flowers. Hybrid of the popular white 'Cardwell' and purple-pink 'Rhiannon'
USE FOR : In native gardens as hedging or feature planting. Spring flowering colour. Suitable for pot/container planting. Perfect for cut flowers.
PLANTING: Prefers full sun but will tolerate light shade. Plant in well draining, moist soil. Frost tolerant once mature. Will tolerate salt spray and coastal wind.
CARE : Prune after flowering, and feed with a native fertiliser.
HEIGHT AND WIDTH : 1 - 2m H x 1 - 1.5m W.
YOUR PLANTS : These are tubestock plants with young healthy roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80 mm x 42 mm wide.
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