B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - shrub
Flower: WHITE or PINK, to 2cm. dia.
Fruit: capsule to 12mm. dia.
Foliage: ell-ov., to 15x5mm.
Height in meters: 5x3.5
Common names for Leptospermum squarrosum:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
15: Australian Natives and Introduced Species
169: Sandy Soil Plant Seed List
178: Shady Damp Condition Plant Seed List
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
191: Tropical Shrubs and Trees
Leptospermum squarrosum seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 15°C.