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Characteristics: Smal shrub 60 cm to 1.5 metre
Seed per packet: Small seed, over 100
A rare small shrub with soft grey foliage with silky hairs that display an abundance of magenta-coloured flowers with golden anthers which occur in Spring and Summer.
Occurs naturally is a few small areas of the South West province of Western Australia in the regions of the Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest.
Adaptable to most spoils in an open sunny position, drought and frost resistant.
Seed is generally best sown in spring or autumn in temperate climates, avoid the coldest and hottest months of the year. The optimum germination temperature for germination is around 18-22°C
Seeds of many natives are dormant and require specific conditions or pre-treatment for germination.
Do not be too hasty to discard seed that does not germinate, natives will often lay dormant until the conditions are similar to their natural requirements for germination to occur. Containers put to one side will often surprise long after they were discarded.
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.