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Calocephalus citreus

Genus Species: Calocephalus citreus

Common / Product Name: Lemon Beauty-Heads


Available Sizes

Height x Width: 0.3m x 1m

Pruning: Light Medium

Frost Tolerance: Medium

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance: Medium

Drought Tolerance: Medium

Origin: Australian Plant

Evergreen: Perennial shrub

Flowering: starts: Spring / ends: Summer

Flower Colour: Bright Yellow

Irrigation: No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: This plant will remain dormant until conditions are suitable for growth.

Upper Temperatures: This plant is a perennial, it will become dormant when conditions become dry.

Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer, supplement with iron to prevent yellowing of leaves.

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

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