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jeatacake

St Helens (zone 9a) I grow flowers, fruit & veg in some great clay soil here. Prefer the exotic & unusual & to share tips, ideas, seeds etc.

Leptospermum scoparium 'Red Damask'

  • Season Icon Late SpringLate Spring 2020
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jeatacake

Help me identify this plant @philstalder This is more of a close up photo Phil. Hopefully someone will know it 🤞

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Keely

Looks like a #leptospermum Jeff not sure which one quite a few varieties 💞 beautiful shrubs though lost mine when I moved it 😩

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philstalder

I have no idea but it sure is nice. #id

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pelly

It's gorgeous, I love the shape but no idea what it is 💞 PlantID

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sharonhayden

I have a few bushes of leptosermum and the leave smell of tea tree when you crush them - does your smell -bit like a bottle brush

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jamescallifer

Hahaha it looks like side show bobs hair

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jeatacake

Thanks @Keely & @sharonhayden Both spot on having looked at Google images 👍

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jeatacake

Cheers Phil & Jane. Those 2 marvels Keely & Sharon have solved this one @philstalder & @pelly 😊

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jeatacake

Oh Sharon, I thought it smelt a bit like a poplar when I tried scrunching some leaves! @sharonhayden

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Keely

Your welcome a lovely one it is too 💞

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jeatacake

Thanks Lin. It's flowering way better than it's done before. I think it's liked the weather, up until yesterday anyway! @linfoster

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jeatacake

Cheers Keels 💕 @Keely

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