Calflora
Taxon  Report   4727 
Leptospermum laevigatum  (Gaertner) F. Muell.
Australian tea tree
Leptospermum laevigatum
© 2013 Neal Kramer
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Leptospermum laevigatum
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Leptospermum laevigatum
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Leptospermum laevigatum, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. There is a high risk of this plant becoming invasive in California according to Cal-IPC.

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Leptospermum laevigatum
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Family: MYRTACEAE  
Genus: Leptospermum
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Leptospermum laevigata
More information about  Leptospermum laevigatum
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (LELA29)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2017).

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