Melaleuca quinquenervia | Cajeput Tree

One of primary attractions of this Australian native is its deeply fissured, spongy bark along the trunk and major branches. Makes a slender, strongly vertical evergreen tree. Requires more moisture in hot inland and desert regions. Canopy coverage: 177 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 30F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 20 feet high

Width: 15 feet wide


Foliage Color: dark green

Flower Color: white, cream

Flower Season: summer