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Dillwynia sericea (syn. floribunda)     Common / Product Name: Showy Parrot - Pea

Genus Species: Dillwynia sericea (syn. floribunda)    

Common / Product Name: Showy Parrot – Pea

Habit:   SMALL SHRUB (SS)

Available Sizes
  Tube

Height x Width: 1 – 1.5m x 1.00 – 1.50m

Pruning:   None Light

Frost Tolerance:   Medium

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance:   Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance:   Medium

Drought Tolerance:   Medium

Origin:   Australian Plant

Evergreen:   Yes

Flowering:  starts: Spring / ends: Early Summer

Flower Colour:   Yellow – orange pea – flowers

Irrigation:   No watering required once established if planted in light shaded areas. Will require water over long dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: Occasional temperatures as low as -7°C once established.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C.

Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.

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

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