Leptospermum scoparium ‘Coral Candy’

9,95

2m ht x 1.5m sp

‘Coral Candy’ is a tender, bushy, evergreen shrub with slender, upright to arching shoots bearing small, narrow, aromatic, dark green leaves and double, mottled, deep pink and white flowers in late spring and early summer.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Bushy, Compact

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COLOUR

Flower

Dark-pink, White, Mottled in Spring; White, Mottled, Dark-pink in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons


HOW TO CARE

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest-free.

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Pruning

Pruning Group 8 - Lightly prune unwanted shoots after flowering.

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings

WHERE TO GROW

Leptospermum scoparium 'Coral Candy' (Tea tree 'Coral Candy') will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 1.5m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Low Maintenance, Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, City

Cultivation

Plant in well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Shelter from cold, drying winds. Alternatively, grow under glass in loam-based compost in full or bright filtered light. Water freely in the growing season, sparingly in winter.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

COLOUR

Flower

Dark-pink, White, Mottled in Spring; White, Mottled, Dark-pink in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons


HOW TO CARE

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest-free.

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Pruning

Pruning Group 8 – Lightly prune unwanted shoots after flowering.

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings

WHERE TO GROW

Leptospermum scoparium ‘Coral Candy’ (Tea tree ‘Coral Candy’) will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 1.5m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Low Maintenance, Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, City

Cultivation

Plant in well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Shelter from cold, drying winds. Alternatively, grow under glass in loam-based compost in full or bright filtered light. Water freely in the growing season, sparingly in winter.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun