Scientific Name: Chamelaucium uncinatum Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:wax flowerTexture:Fine
Family Name:MyrtaceaeHabit: Upright, Dense
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen, Flowering cut plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):1.3 - 2.0m x 1.5 - 2.0m
Origin: Australia / New Zealand Hardiness Zone:Zone 9: (-7 to -1 C)
Leaves: Needle-like, Simple, Sessile, Alternate, Leathery, Glabrous, Acicular, Entire
Flowers: Cyme, (Floriferous), (Panicle-like), White, Pink, Purple, Red, Magenta, Apr- Mar
Fruit: Nut, Green, Brown, Aug- Jul
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Acidic, Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Floristry, Cut flower or foliage
Key ID Features:Leaves needle-like, lemon scented, 1(-2.5) cm long; flowers arise from leaf axils, 5 rounded petals, 10 stamens, 1(-2.5) cm wide.