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Kunzea pomifera is a Evergreen Shrub
It has edible uses.
Australia - South Australia and Victoria.
Dry sandy desert areas and also by the coast[
Requires a sunny, very well-drained position[
This species is hardy to about -7Â°c in Australian gardens[
], though this cannot be transferred direct to British gardens due to our cooler summers that often fail to fully ripen the wood, plus our longer, wetter, colder winters[
]. Plants require cool greenhouse treatment in Britain[
]. They succeed outdoors on the Isles of Scilly.
]. Used in preserves[