Position: Warm in full sun or partial shade.
Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
Hardiness: Somewhat hardy. Leptospermum scoparium 'Red Damask' is hardy to about -5 C and requires shelter from cold winter winds.
Flowering Period: May - July.
Flower Colour: Cherry-red
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Medium sized, densely branching shrub.
Height: up to 2.5 m (8 ft)
Spread: 2.5 m (8 ft)
Notes: Leptospermum scoparium 'Red Damask' is probably best suited to southern parts of the UK. In the north, it will require a very warm, sheltered position to survive the winters. Please also note that although we usually guarantee plants for a year after purchase, we will NOT replace a Leptospermum scoparium 'Red Damask' which is damaged or killed by winter cold.