Calflora
Taxon  Report   4727    
Leptospermum laevigatum  (Gaertn.) F. Muell.
Australian tea tree
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.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle
Family: MYRTACEAE  
Genus: Leptospermum
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Leptospermum laevigata
More information about  Leptospermum laevigatum

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 17, 2019).