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Australian or Coastal Tea-tree

Leptospermum cf. laevigatum

Description:

Leptospermum laevigatum, commonly known as the Coastal Tea Tree is a woody shrub or small tree of the myrtaceae family native to eastern Australia. Salt-resistant and very hardy. Tree, 3-5 meters tall.

Habitat:

Wildlife corridor just off the beach in Phillip Island.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Vinny
Vinny 6 years ago
Coastal Tea-tree
Leptospermum laevigatum


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2 Comments

pamsai
pamsai 5 years ago

thank you StirredMocha...

StirredMocha
StirredMocha 6 years ago

A teatree (Leptospermum sp.). Looks like L. grandiflorum but I'm no expert with this genus.

pamsai
Spotted by
pamsai

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Sep 27, 2014
Submitted on Oct 2, 2014

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