Genus Species: Stylidium graminifolium
Common / Product Name: Trigger Plant
Habit: TUFTS (TF)
Height x Width: 0.1 – 0.2m x 0.10 – 0.15m
Pruning: None Light
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Spring
Flower Colour: Pale Pink, Pale Mauve to White
Irrigation: No watering required becomes dormant in dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Becomes dormant in winter and dies back, re-shooting and flowering in spring.
Upper Temperatures: Becomes dormant when it becomes too hot and dies back, re-shooting and flowering in spring.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.