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Leptospermum luehmannii      family MYRTACEAE


A tall, open shrub to 5 m with attractive light brown peeling bark. The shiny, elliptical leaves are up to 4 cm long. The white flowers are 1 cm in diameter and seen in summer.

Distribution: Qld - NSW border

Propagation From seed or cuttings.

Cultivation The beautiful trunks and branches of this species are its main feature. It requires a well-drained site in full sun.

Conservation Status: 2RC-

text from 'AUSTRALIAN NATIVE PLANTS, 4th ed'
by Wrigley & Fagg, Reed Books, 1996