Kunzea Ericioides – Kanuka

  • Description
A Fast growing spreading tree of varying form. Tiny needle like leaves are softer to touch than Manuka. In During summer small white flowers smother the tree giving an almost snow covering effect. Very attractive to bees. Larger growing tree than Manuka. Seeds smaller than Manuka. Will withstand windy coastal conditions, or dry soils once established.
Height x Width 6 x 4
Height Range Medium 5-10m
Growth Rate Fast
Plant Type Tree
Shape / Habit Round
Country of Origin New Zealand
Similar to Consider Leptospermum scoparium
  • Leaf
Leaf Colour Green
  • Flower
Flower Colour White
Fragrant? No
  • Uses
Hedging Yes
Bird Feeding Yes
   Note: Growth, height and grade information are given in good faith but are subject to natural variables beyond our control.