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Geraldton Waxflower
Scientific Name: Chamelaucium uncinatum Schauer
Synonym: Darwinia uncinata
Family: Myrtaceae
Geraldton Waxflower (Chamelaucium  uncinatum) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 8,9,12-24
USDA: 9-11

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Western Australia.

Growth Habits: Evergreen shrub, up to 8 feet tall (2.4 m), 8 feet spread

Watering Needs: Occasional deep watering in summer, drought resistant when established

Propagation: Semihardwood cuttings, difficult from seeds

Geraldton wax is one of Australia's most famous wildflowers and is widely used as a long lasting cut flower.

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