Melaleuca 'laterita' is a West Australian Native shrub that is grown for it's long lasting abundance of brush-like, bright red flowers which peak in Summer and Autumn. These flowers will entice birds to the garden. Melaleuca 'laterita' will grow upright, creating a dense appearance. Melaleuca 'laterita is suited to free draining soils but will also grow well in wet depressions in acidic to netural soils. Also tolerant of poor damp saline soils. Ideal in areas of full sun to part shade positions. Melaleuca 'laterita' is low maintenance and frost hardy. Melaleuca 'laterita' can grow to a height of 2.5 metres and width of 1 metre.Melaleuca 'laterita' is a West Australian Native shrub that is grown for it's long lasting abundance of brush-like bright red flowers which peak in Summer and Autumn. These flowers will entice birds to the garden. Melaleuca 'laterita' will grow upright creating a dense appearance. Melaleuca 'laterita is suited to...
|Plant Type||Evergreen / Hedge / Native Australian Plant / Native West Australian Plant / Outdoor / Perennial / Revegetation / Shrub|
|Dimensions||4.5m high x 4.5m wide|
|Flower Colour||Lavender / Pink|
|Foliage Colour||Gold / Green|
|Flower Type||Cylindrical - Eg. Callistemon Banksia|
|Foliage Type||Lanceolate - Pointed At Both Ends|
DISCLAIMER - The information provided on this website is to be used as a guide only. We do not recommend any one plant variety in preference to another nor do we claim to be an authority on stock performance. All information is believed to be correct and is the result of private enquiries and experiences and are given in good faith. Benara Nurseries gives notice that; Benara Nurseries, employees included, disclaim all responsibility for any harm, loss, cost or damage resulting from the use of, or reliance upon, the whole or part of any information contained on this website if any part of the information is inaccurate or incomplete. Photos are NOT of current stock and is displayed only for illustration purposes as a representation of the variety.
Pottery may be available for pick up from Carabooda or Forrestdale, but stock is not transferrable. If you are purchasing pottery as part of your order we will be in touch after you complete your order to confirm stock availability and pick up location.