Leptospermum maxwellii

Leptospermum maxwellii is a member of the family Myrtaceae endemic to Western Australia.[1]

Leptospermum maxwellii
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Leptospermum
Species:
L. maxwellii
Binomial name
Leptospermum maxwellii

The spreading shrub typically grows to a height of 0.5 to 2.3 metres (2 to 8 ft). It blooms between September and November producing white flowers.[1]

It is found on stony ridges in the southern Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia where it grows in sandy soils over granite or laterite.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Leptospermum maxwellii". FloraBase. Western Australian Government Department of Parks and Wildlife.