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Approximately 1500.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Leptospermum scoparium is cold hardy
USDA Zone:8 10° to 20°F (-12° to -6.5°C)
|Type of plant - shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
WHITE to PINK (RED) to 12mm.dia.
capsule...(germ. 1-12 weeks, smoke helps)..(alt. 0-1000m.)
ell.-lance., to 2x0.6cm. (frag. oil extract)
|Height, in meters: 26
Height, in feet: 85.80
|Leptospermum scoparium seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Synonyms (alternative names) for Leptospermum scoparium:
|Leptospermum nichollsii, Leptospermum scoparium var. ch, Leptospermum scoparium var. in, Leptospermum scoparium var. ma, Leptospermum scoparium var. ni,|
Common names for Leptospermum scoparium:
|Australian Tea Rose, Broom Tea Tree, Kahikatoa, Manuka, Manuka Myrtle, Manukamirt, New Zealand Tea Tree, Tea Tree,|
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|
|23||: New Zealand Natives and Introduced Species|
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|45||: Bee and Butterfly Attracting also Honey and Pollen Plant Seeds|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|134||: Tasmanian Natives Seed List|
|146||: Standard Trainable Plants|
|167||: Hedging Shrubs Ornamental Or Barrier|
|168||: Shade and Shelter Tree and Shrub Seed List|
|169||: Sandy Soil Plant Seed List|
|173||: Land Reclamation Plant Shrub and Tree List|
|178||: Shady Damp Condition 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.|
|190||: Trees and Shrubs For Mediterranean Climates|
|191||: Tropical Shrubs and Trees|
|952||: Wholesale Selection|
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 scoparium seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.