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Melaleuca bracteata (Black Tea-tree) Seed


This is the green form of the ‘Johannesburg Gold’ tree, evergreen, very useful in landscaping due to its compact shape, adaptability to many soil types, tolerant to shade, tolerant to drought, responds well to pruning to encourage a more dense habit, may be trained into a rounded shrub, small tree, screen or a hedge, or large pot plant, plant is scented, leaves contain aromatic oils, essential oil has antioxidant and antimicrobial properties, also used in making soap, perfume, and insect repellent, flowers attract bees and butterflies, produce copious nectar for honey bees, perfect for cut-flower foliage


Seeds will germinate in 5 to 20 days. Full sun to partial shade, medium water needs, drought tolerant once established, Does best in well-drained soil but will tolerate wet soils, 6 m tall
200 seeds per packet