Leptospermum brachyandrum - Nguu (Yuwaalaraay)
5m x 1m
Fl. Spring - Summer
Grows naturally along the coast from north of Port Macquarie in New South Wales towards northern Queensland where it occurs beside creeks and rivers where it is frequently inundated for lengthy periods during the summer months.
Small weeping tree with multiple trunks, long narrow leaves and white tea-tree flowers. The bark sheds to reveal pink to copper tones.
Frost/drought hardy, prefers a moist site or regular watering. full sun to part shade, adaptable to most soils. Background tree or upper canopy in the garden, against the fence or specimen in a courtyard. Attract birds.