Leptospermum obovatum Sweet

Capsule c. 7 mm diam. Leaves elliptic to obovate, 6–12 mm long, up to 6 mm wide, with fewer and larger oil dots than L. emarginatum. Flowers usually solitary, 8–10 mm diam. Erect to slightly drooping shrub up to 4 m high, with hard bark. Blue Mts Creek banks and river flats. Fl. summer