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Rough-barked Honey Myrtle

A 15 foot tall rambling shrub with very rough bark and small leaves with conspicuous raised oil glands.  The flowers are a cream color with pink at the apex which mature to produce colorful red styles.  Photo by Laurel Woodley

Melaleuca parvistaminea produces cream colored spikes
Latin Name: 
Melaleuca parvistaminea
Family Name: 
Myrtaceae
Place of Origin: 
SE Australia
Bloom Time: 
Mar
Apr
Garden Location: 
Tram Rd. between S. Acacia Loop and E. Alpine Rd.