Melaleuca incana
GREY LEAF HONEY MYRTLE
Myrtaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to occasionally flooded

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, acidic to alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, first line salt wind, light frost
3m
Plant habit
 
3m

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Melaleuca incana
GREY LEAF HONEY MYRTLE
Myrtaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to occasionally flooded

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, acidic to alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, first line salt wind, light frost
3m
Plant habit
 
3m

FEATURES

Flowers: yellow

Flowering Time: early spring, late winter

Leaves: grey-green; turning purple in winter


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, coastal & bush designs

Uses: informal screen, informal hedge, spillover, border, windbreak

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: bird attracting






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