Description Leptospermum spectabile is a shrub growing to 3 m tall. The leaves are narrow and grow 2 cm to 3.5 cm long and up to 5 mm wide. Flowers are produced in spring from October to November. The flowers are dark red with 5 petals and about 20 mm in diameter. The fruit capsules are about 1 cm in diameter.
Habitat among rocks on river bank
Distribution The Colo River Tea Tree is found in the Colo River region of central eastern New South Wales