Leptospermum ‘Rudolph’

‘Rudolph’ is a fast growing medium to tall shrub.

Product Description

‘Rudolph’ is a fast growing medium to tall shrub that grows approximately 2-3m tall and 1.5-2m wide. It has attractive purplish new growth and large red flowers. It is a summer flowering variety. Commencing in December and often flowering through the Christmas period.

 

Product Features

Origin: Developed in a Breeding Programme from a cross between a selected burgundy leafed form of Leptospermum morrisonii and Leptospermum spectabile.
Uses: The appealing leaf colour and growth habit make this plant ideal for screens or hedges. It is cold hardy and tolerates poorly drained soils.
Fauna: Attracts a wide range of nectar feeding insects. These attract native birds and other wildlife.
Maintenance: Prune and fertilize after flowering to promote fresh new growth. This growth will provide flowers the following year.
Legal Protection: Protected by Plant Breeders Rights. PBR 1542
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