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Rhagodia spinescens

Genus Species: Rhagodia spinescens

Common / Product Name: Silver Border

Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)

Available Sizes
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Height x Width: 0.5 – 1m x 1.00 – 2.00m

Pruning: Light Medium

Frost Tolerance: High

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance: High

Drought Tolerance: High

Origin: Australian Plant

Evergreen: Yes

Flowering: starts: Spring

Flower Colour: Flowers insignificant, grown for its silver grey foliage.

Irrigation: Very hardy from inland low rainfall areas responds well to coastal conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -3°C to -7°C for short periods. This plant is frost hardy.

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.

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