Genus Species: Pultenaea daphnoides
Common / Product Name: Large Leaf Bush Pea
Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS) and MEDIUM SHRUB (MS)
Height x Width: 1 – 3m x 0.5 – 2m
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Moist / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Winter / ends: Spring
Flower Colour: Yellow with Brown centers
Irrigation: Requires good drainage, will require watering over long dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -3°Coastal, for short periods. Grows best as understory to shelter 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.