Leptospermum Polygalifolium 'Jelly Bush'-BUSH TUCKA-seeds
Ideal sowing temp: 18-22C
Position: Full Sun; Well Drained.
Preparation: Keep damp but not wet until sprouts appear.
Sowing: Sprinkle seed on top of growing medium, mist with water. Smoke treatment may improve germination rate.
Care: Keep moist but not wet.
Sprouting: 15-40 days.
A shrub to 3m high, or a slender-trunked tree to 7m. Useful as a screen and a windbreak, it is hardy and reliably produces a good display of flowers each year.
An attractive plant often used as an ornamental from central eastern New South Wales to the southern border with Victoria. The flowers are usually white but may be a greenish, off-white to pale pink. Popular for honey production in northern parts of NSW and Vic, whereas Manuka is more likely to suit southern areas of these states. Prefer higher rainfall, good drainage, and neutral soil pH. Moderately frost tolerant.
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****Please note: these are seeds (we are NOT selling these as live plants). Quarantine restrictions and costs prohibit us from selling these seeds to WA, Tas, and Internationally.