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Scientific Name

Melaleuca thymifolia
Category:
Backyard Habitat Native Plant, Native Plants

A dense mounded shrub with small leaves and clusters of attractive and intricate purple flowers that are produced sporadically all year.

The small leaf makes it useful as a low growing hedge. Great for shrubberies or as a pot.

A charming, low maintenance plant that tolerates some frost and drought.

Attracts nectar loving insects and birds.

The foliage has a spicy fragrance when crushed.