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Xanthostemon aurantiacus, Xanthostemon

Xanthostemon aurantiacus

Family: Myrtaceae
Origin: New Caledonia
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunModerate waterRed/crimson/vinous flowersYellow/orange flowers

A sparsely branched shrub or small tree to 3 m (10 ft.) tall from maquis vegetation in southern New Caledonia with leathery, occasionally glaucous leaves to 9 cm long that cluster at the tips of the branches. It is rather variable in the color of its flowers, which can range from greenish white to red.

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Xanthostemon aurantiacus, Xanthostemon

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