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bigwavedave
You can buy seeds on the Internet. The grow very fast at first, so in six months they will be over a foot tall. Start w pots in two years you can plant them in the ground. These are five months old.
   
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domesticangel
These are gorgeous examples of tea trees. The ones shown are quite old. I have one in my yard (Australia) and use it to screen the fence. It just requires pruning once a year to keep it bushy otherwise it will develop more stem like the ones shown. I have found tea tree oil very effective on any scratches and cuts especially scratches from rose thorns and from cats. For those outside of Australia, as with any plant from another country, please be careful that the plant will not become a pesty weed before you plant it. Some plants just have to be admired in photos or better still, take a trip to another country!
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cuurban

Tea Tree Australia is (Melaleuca alternifolia)

Tea Tree New Zealand is (Leptospermum scoparium)

THERE ARE TWO DIFFERENT TREES CALLED TEA TREE AND UNFORTUNATELY YOU PUT THE latin name WITH THE WRONG ONE. ABOVE IS THE CORRECT LATIN NAME FOR EACH.



   

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