Coast Tea Tree

Leptospermum laevigatum (Gaertn.) F.Muell.

The bark is mostly smooth and has small leathery grey-green leaves that are oblong to obovate or oval in shape. The leaves have three inconspicuous veins and a blunt tip the plant itself is Salt-resistant and very hardy, it is commonly used in amenities plantings and coastal plantings. It blooms between April and October producing white-pink flowers

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What habitats does Leptospermum laevigatum live in?

Coastal areas

What is the distribution of Leptospermum laevigatum?

It is now found in all states and territories of Australia with the exception of the Northern Territory

How big does Leptospermum laevigatum grow?

Can grow to around a height of 1.5 to 6 metres

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