Leptospermum grandifolium - Manuka (10)

€ 0,45


Heeft grotere (minder kleine!) bladeren dan de meeste soorten en rose bloempjes. Er kan een medicinale thee van worden gezet

Hoogte: 200 cm.

Bloeit: jul-sep

Type: TShr

Winterhard in: zones 8-9-10-11 (0 Celsius)

Zaai-instructies: kieming vindt plaats binnen 30-180 dagen bij 15 Celsius, kiemt onregelmatig. Zaai in jan-feb.

Plant-instructies: Stelt weinig eisen aan de bodem. Houd deze wel vochtig! Volle zon en vee licht. Snoeien om houtvorming te voorkomen



Leaves are larger (i.e. less small) than those of the others of its species. Flowers are pinkish. Early Australian settlers used to soak the leaves in boiling water to make a herbal tea rich in ascorbic acid.

Height: 200 cm.

Flowers: jul-sep

Type: Tshr

Hardy in: zones 8-9-10-11 (0 Celsius)

Sowing instructions: seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days, germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a peaty seed sowing mix at about 15 Celsius

Planting instructions: Cultivation presents few problems. It adapts well to a variety of soil types. Full sun is preferred as it needs lots of light. If kept indoors, requires a very bright location for survival. Keep uniformly moist as it is touchy about watering. Pruning after flowering improves the vigour of most species and tends to avoid a woody appearance