Leptospermum (form of polygalifolium)
Genus Species: Leptospermum (form of polygalifolium)
Common / Product Name: Copper Glow
Habit: MEDIUM SHRUB (MS)
Height x Width: 3 – 3m x 2.5 – 3m
Pruning: Prune annually
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: High
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Spring
Flower Colour: Lime / White
Irrigation: Yes requires summer watering.
Lower Temperatures: High frost tolerance. Once established temperatures as low as -6°C for short periods provided the foliage is above frost line.
Upper Temperatures: Tolerates periods of dry spells with temperatures extending from Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C for short spells.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.