Leptospermum ‘Red Ensign’

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  • Bright crimson flowers.
  • Fine needle like red/purple foliage.
  • Thick bushy habit.


  • Great looking visual barrier with mass planting, on boundaries and street frontages.
  • Attracts bees to garden.
  • Adds colour to difficult sites.

Growing Conditions

  • Grows in most soil types.
  • Tolerates very hard frosts to 1300 m
  • Grows in exposed or coastal conditions.
  • Sun or semi-shade.


Height Width
5 year old tree 2.5m 1.5m
10 year old tree 3.5m 2.5m
Country of Origin:   New Zealand
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