Olearia lirata Common / Product Name: Snowy Daisy Bush
Genus Species: Olearia lirata
Common / Product Name: Snowy Daisy Bush
Habit: LARGE SHRUB (LS)
Height x Width: 2 – 5m x 2 – 3m
Pruning: None Light
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: High
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Spring
Flower Colour: White
Irrigation: No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Best for understory planting where protected from frost, can tolerate temperatures as low as -7°C.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to 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.