B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Leptospermum microcarpum is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
WHITE, to 12mm. dia.
4mm. ~hairy capsule
narr. obl.-ell., 2x0.4cm.
|Height, in meters: 3.5
Height, in feet: 11.55
|Leptospermum microcarpum sales history
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|11||: Bonsai Seed List (Hardy and Tender)|
|15||: Australian Natives and Introduced Species|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|146||: Standard Trainable Plants|
|169||: Sandy Soil Plant Seed List|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
|191||: Tropical Shrubs and Trees|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Leptospermum microcarpum seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.