Pimelea sylvestris Common / Product Name:
Genus Species: Pimelea sylvestris
Common / Product Name:
Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)
Height x Width: 0.3 – 2m x 0.50 – 0.50m
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Winter / ends: Spring
Flower Colour: White
Irrigation: Will require watering over long dry periods. Good to use in annual garden beds.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -3°C for short periods. Medium frost tolerance, plant in areas protected from frost.
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.