Genus Species: Wahlenbergia communis
Common / Product Name: Tufted Blue Bell
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: 0.4 – 0.4m x 0.3 – 0.3m
Pruning: Light Medium
Frost Tolerance: Low
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Low
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Evergreen: Perennial tufted herb
Flowering: starts: Spring
Flower Colour: Lilac
Irrigation: Yes requires regular water in dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Plant becomes dormant in low temperatures.
Upper Temperatures: Plant becomes dormant in high temperatures.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.