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Botanical Name: Leptospermum scoparium
Common Name(s): Tea bush
Categories: Shrubs and Perennials
These lovely shrubs love acid soil and should be planted with acid compost and mulched with pine needles. They have a shallow root system and resent interference with their roots. There are many named varieties.
Botanical Pronunciation: lep-toh-SPER-mum sco-PAR-i-um
This plant should be planted with acid compost and mulched with pine needles.