Genus Species: Hibbertia sericea
Common / Product Name: Silky Guinea Flower
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: 0.3 – 0.6m x 0.6m
Frost Tolerance: Low
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: High
Drought Tolerance: Low
Origin: Australian Plant
Evergreen: Herbaceous perennial
Flowering: starts: Spring
Flower Colour: Lemon
Irrigation: Yes requires regular water in dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Low frost tolerance. Temperatures as low as -2°C for short periods once established.
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.