Kunzea ambigua
Tick Bush

Attractive small shrub from the eastern states. Masses of fluffy creamy-white flowers in spring. Makes a good habitat plant attracting native insects and birds.

  • Height 2-3m
  • Spread 2-3m
  • Position
    • position-fullsun Full Sun
    • position-partshade Part Shade
  • Family Myrtaceae
  • Botanical Name Kunzea ambigua
  • Common Name Tick Bush
  • Origin Vic,Tas,Nsw
  • Habit Spreading
  • Landscape Plains, Hills, Footslopes
  • Soil Texture Clay, Loam, Sand
  • pH Acidic, Alkaline, Neutral
  • Tolerates Drought
  • Supplementary Watering Minimal
  • Flower Colour White
  • Flowering Time Spring
  • Foliage Green
  • Flower Type Clusters
  • Purpose Ornamental, Habitat
  • Evergreen/Deciduous Evergreen
  • Form Medium Shrub (Usually between 1.2m & 3.6m)