Genus Species: Boronia heterophylla
Common / Product Name: Pink Shadow
Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)
Height x Width: 1 – 2m x 0.75 – 0.75m
Pruning: Light Medium
Frost Tolerance: Low
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well drained
Coastal Tolerance: Low
Drought Tolerance: Low
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Spring
Flower Colour: Pale Pink
Irrigation: Yes requires regular water in dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -3°C requires shelter from frost, plant in protected areas.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C for short periods needs to be planted in shaded areas with cool root run.
Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.