Leptospermum Petersonii, lemon-scented teatree is a tall shrub to small tree, growing to a maximum of 5 metres which is cultivated as an ornamental and for essential oils. It naturally occurs near sclerophyll forest or rainforest, on sandy or rocky escarpments, on the east coast of Australia.

  • Height up to 2m
  • Well drained or sandy soil.
  • Flowers – spring
  • Attracts –Native bees, butterflies and other insects
  • Tolerates light frost

Lemon Scented Tea Tree - Leptospermum Petersonii