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Chamelaucium 'Revelation' is an upright somewhat open small shrub. The distinctive feature is the way the flower colour changes from white to mauve-purple as it ages. Great feature plant, good for cut flowers. The foliage is lightly lemon scented.
Geraldton Wax likes a sunny garden position, and a sandy, well drained acid soil. Prune after flowering to keep a compact growing habit.
Flower colour: white or purple
Flowering season: spring summer
The foliage is lemon scented
Maximum height: 2 metres
Minimum height: 2 metres
Maximum width: 1.5 metres
Minimum width: 1.5 metres
This plant will tolerate full sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: insects.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: temperate.
Loam: moist, well-drained.
Sand: moist, well-drained.
Soil pH: 5.5-6.5
Native to: Australia.
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: Low phosphorous native fertiliser.