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Craspedia globosa

Genus Species: Craspedia globosa

Common / Product Name: Billy Buttons

Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)

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Height x Width: 0.75 – 0.75m x 0.30 – 0.60m

Pruning: Light Medium

Frost Tolerance: High

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well drained

Coastal Tolerance: Medium

Drought Tolerance: Medium

Origin: Australian Plant

Evergreen: Rhizomatous perennial

Flowering: starts: Spring / ends: Summer

Flower Colour: Yellow

Irrigation: Naturally occurs in swamp areas prefers moist well drained sandy to loam soils.

Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -8°C.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 40’s°C, must be grown in areas that are wet then dry out over the summer months.

Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.

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

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