Crowea saligna x bindalong
Genus Species: Crowea saligna x bindalong
Common / Product Name: Summer Star
Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)
Height x Width: 0.5m x 0.5m
Pruning: Light Medium
Frost Tolerance: Low
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Low
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Summer / ends: Autumn
Flower Colour: Pink
Irrigation: Yes requires regular water in dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Grows best in frost free areas, will tolerate occasional light frost as low as -3°C.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C for short periods needs to be planted in areas with cool root run.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.