Calytrix tetragona prostrate
Genus Species: Calytrix tetragona prostrate
Common / Product Name: Common Fringe Myrtle
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: 0.1m x 1.5m
Pruning: None Light
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Evergreen: Perennial ground cover
Flowering: starts: Spring
Flower Colour: Pale Yellow
Irrigation: Once established low water.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -8°C for short periods once established.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in 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.