Wallum Nurseries

Wallum NurNurseries - Growers of Australian Natives for Revegetation

Melaleuca quinquenervia

Common Name: COASTAL TEA TREE

Height: 10

Size: NT Premium

Habitat: Wetlands

Uses: K

Price: $ 1.60

Product Description

Description: A medium sized tree to 10m in height with distinctive papery pale coloured bark. Leaves are lanceolate in shape, 3–7 cm long and up to 25mm wide, leathery leaves are arranged alternately with five distinctive longitudinal veins. Flowers appear towards the end of summer into autumn, they are bottlebrush like and white to cream in colour. Fruit is a small woody capsule much like a gum nut, arranged in a cylindrical pattern around the stem, it contains thousands of fine seeds.

 Pot size: 50mm Native Tube

Position:

Uses: Screening tree

Maintenance: