An Australian perennial with highly ornamental foliage and delicate lilac flowers.
Spikes of dainty lilac flowers in autumn.
POSITION & USES
Plant in part sun to shady spot with well drained soil. It will grow well in dry shade and the silver foliage is an eye catching sight in a large shady garden. The silver foliage and lilac mauve flowers makes an attractive contrast to the surrounding garden perennials.
Foliage should be trimmed in early spring to shape and an occasional deep watering in summer.
Regular applications of Seasol and PowerFeed during summer and autumn will keep it looking its best.
- Red can = Little water in hot, dry weather.
- Green can = Deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather.
- Blue can = Deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather.
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.
CAUTION: May be harmful if eaten.
|Plants Needed per Square Metre||1|
|Habit||Medium sized compact shrub forming a shining silver mound.|
|Position||Part to Full Shade, Light Frost|