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Bracteantha

Genus Species: Bracteantha

Common / Product Name: Mallee Sun

Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)

Available Sizes
14cm

Height x Width: 0.5 – 0.75m x 0.50 – 1.00m

Pruning: Light regular prune

Frost Tolerance: Low

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance: Low

Drought Tolerance: Medium

Origin: Australian Plant

Evergreen: Yes

Flowering: starts: Spring / ends: Autumn

Flower Colour: Lemon

Irrigation: Yes requires regular water in dry periods

Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as 1°C frost damage will occur on foliage can use Envy to protect from frost.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to the Low 40’s°C will tolerate higher temperatures for short periods.

Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.

Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.

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