Genus Species: Hibbertia microphylla
Common / Product Name: Small – Leaf Guinea Flower
Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)
Height x Width: 0.3 – 0.3m x 0.30 – 0.30m
Frost Tolerance: Low
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: High
Drought Tolerance: Low
Origin: Australian Plant
Evergreen: Herbaceous perennial
Flowering: starts: Spring / ends: Summer
Flower Colour: Yellow
Irrigation: Yes requires regular water in dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: This plant will die off in winter and go into dormancy and re-shoot in Spring after rain. Prefers coastal areas free of frost.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to the Low 40’s°C for short periods.
Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.