Lemon Myrtle

Tree to 10 Metres


Popular garden plant that can be pruned to keep low. Excellent for hedging and screening.
Prefers semi-sheltered position when young.

Hardy once established.

Natural Habitat: Dry Sclerophyll Forest

Aspect: Full Sun / Filtered Sun

Soil/Conditions: Adaptable / Well Drained

Special Features:

  • Fantastic fragrant leaves (when crushed) used for tea, cooking, yoghurt, sweets and soap.
  • Attracts Bees

Garden Styles:

  • Cottage Garden
  • Gardening for Biodiversity
  • Kids Garden
  • Bush Food Garden
  • Native Rainforest
  • Birds and Butterflies