WE DO NOT SHIP PLANT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA
Characteristics: Small Shrub 30-70 cm
Seeds per packet: 100
A dwarf shrub native to Tasmania with a compact growth habit. The silver foliage reflects light at night and is excellent for defining path edges; it also provides a contrast to other plants in your garden. It has the ability to withstand the full onslaught of wind and salt spray making it a very useful plant for coastal areas.
Adaptable to a wide range of well-drained soil types in an open sunny position. Drought and frost resistant, tolerant to salt spray and coastal condition, dislikes hot humid conditions.
Recommended pre-treatment of smoke:
Members of this family are responsive to pre-treatment of smoke.
Although germination will may occur without smoke treatment it has proved to be beneficial in reducing the number of days to germination and increasing germination rates in many species of this family.
Smoke treatments are simple and can be undertaken either by soaking the seed overnight or by applying to the surface after sowing, both provide good results. Smoke treatments can be found on the menu in our store.