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Agonis flexuosa

Peppermint Tree

Australian Willow, Australian Willow Myrtle
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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Agonis flexuosa
Principal Common Name Peppermint Tree
Common Name(s) Australian Willow, Australian Willow Myrtle
Description A large shrub or small tree with willow-like foliage with weeping branches. Leaves smell like peppermint when crushed.
General Comments Leaves smell like peppermint when crushed. Very tolerant to different soil and water conditions
Nativity Australia
Height Range 25 - 35 FT
Spread Range 15 - 30 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 15 : 16 : 17 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Light Green
Leaf Texture Fine : Narrow : Willow-like
Form Shrub : Small Tree
Flower Color White
Flower Time Spring
Ease of Growing Easy
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Part Sun : Partial Shade
Soil Preferences Any
Watering Preferences Drought Tolerant : Medium : Sparse
Outstanding Features Color : Drought tolerant : Evergreen : Form : Fragrance : Heat Tolerant : Poor Soil tolerant : Texture

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