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Melaleuca lanceolata

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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