'Lemon Twist' Metrosideros is a variegated shrub form
'Lemon Twist' is a variegated shrub with splashes of lemon colour on its foliage. Its dwarf habit, foliage colour and hardiness make it a fantastic choice for whatever your job may be.
Green and splashes of yellow variegation on its foliage
Colour contrast for borders, hedges, pots and planter boxes
Height Range: 1m to 2m
Spread: 0.5 to 1m
Position: Full Sun
Growth Habit: Shrub
Plant Use(s): Borders, Hedging/Screening
Suitable Climate Zone(s):
Flowering Time(s): Summer
Flower Colour: Red
Plant Type: Hedging & Screening, Shrubs
Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Moderate watering required and light pruning.
How it works
Light to moderate frost regions for all states (incl. NT) and all frost free areas.
Full sun. Most soil types, but prefers good drainage.
How to use
Hedges, borders, patio pots, planter boxes and colour contrast.
Where it works: Light to moderate frost regions for all states (incl. NT) and all frost free areas.