Melaleuca Decora-White Feather Honey Myrtle-BUSH TUCKA-500+ seeds
“White Feather Honey Myrtle”
Ideal sowing temp: 18-25C
Position: Open, Full Sun; Well Drained. Tolerates poor soils.
Sowing: Sow on surface. Cover very lightly with soil.
Care: Place into a saucer of water until germination occurs. This results in moisture reaching the seeds by capillary action and ensures that the seeds do not dry out.
Sprouting: 14-30 days.
Hardy, small to medium tree with an attractive whitish papery bark, usually to 7m high but have been found to 20m. Endemic to Queensland and New South Wales. Prefers a light to heavy soil in an open sunny position, drought and frost resistant. Tolerates coastal and poor soils.
Creamy white bottlebrush like flowers appearing on dense terminal heads in early spring and summer.
Indigenous peoples used nearly every part of this in their day-to-day lives using fibre and bark for clothing and swaddling babies, wood and stems for implements and to construct shelters, tea from the leaves, and drinks made from the nectar.
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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.