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Leptospermum  rupestre Hook.f.   
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FamilyMYRTACEAE
Genus species var.Leptospermum  rupestre Hook.f. 
SynonymsLeptospermum grandiflorum var. compactum Miq.
 Leptospermum humifusum S.Schauer
 Leptospermum scoparium var. microphyllum S.Schauer
Territory AustraliaTasmania
rocky slopes
Altitude100-1600m
Description leaves elliptic to obovate, obtuse, 5-8mm long, dark green, flowers 12-15mm across
Size10-15cm
Colorwhite
Bloomearly summer
Ca
Typeshrub, carpet
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyCurtis, W.M. (1956-1965) The Student´s Flora of Tasmania 1-3
Australian Plant Census biodiversity.org.au/nsl/services
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