Genus Species: Scleranthus uniflorus
Common / Product Name: Knawel Cushion
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: Prostrate – Prostratem x 0.50 – 0.50m
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Moist conditions
Coastal Tolerance: Low
Drought Tolerance: Low
Origin: Australian Plant
Evergreen: Rhizomatous perennial
Flowering: starts: Spring / ends: Autumn
Flower Colour: Pale Green / Yellow
Irrigation: Yes requires regular water in dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Plant becomes dormant in low temperatures.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to the Mid to High 40’s°C.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.