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Thomasia quercifolia

Genus Species: Thomasia quercifolia

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Height x Width: 0.5 – 0.8m x 0.8 – 1.2m

Pruning: Light Medium

Frost Tolerance: High

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance: Medium

Drought Tolerance: Medium

Origin: Australian Plant

Evergreen: Perennial shrub

Flowering: starts: Late Winter / ends: Early Spring

Flower Colour: Mauve

Irrigation: Will require watering over long dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: Naturally grows in woodland areas where the upper canopy protects the shrub from frost. Can tolerate temperatures as low as -5&degC; for short periods.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in 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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