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Melaleuca lanceolata     Common / Product Name: Moonah

Genus Species: Melaleuca lanceolata    

Common / Product Name: Moonah


Available Sizes

Height x Width: 4 – 6m x canopy 2 – 3m

Pruning:   None Light

Frost Tolerance:   High

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance:   Adaptable

Coastal Tolerance:   Medium

Drought Tolerance:   High

Origin:   Australian Plant

Evergreen:   Yes

Flowering:  starts: Summer / ends: Autumn

Flower Colour:   Cream

Irrigation:   No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: Occasional temperatures as low as -7°C once established, canopy is usually above the frost level having no effect on an established tree .

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C.

Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.

Environment:   Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.

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