Genus Species: Zieria prostrata
Common / Product Name: Carpet Star
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: 0.1 – 0.1m x 1.50 – 1.50m
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 to White
Irrigation: Once established low water.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -2°C for short periods. Medium frost tolerance, once established.
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.