Ptilotus nobilis ‘Outback Princess Poise’ – Mulla Mulla

A short-lived herbaceous perennial with dark green leaves and unusual pink feathery flower heads reputedly produced all year round. Good for sunny rockeries and borders or in a decorative pot. Tolerant of heat and drought when established. feed with a good native fertiliser if needed, watering in afterwards to avoid leaf or root burn. These are a good cut flower.

Scientific Name:Ptilotus nobilis
Family:Amaranthaceae
Common Name:Mulla Mulla
Plant Type:Small shrub, Clumping perennial
Height:0.6 ~ 0.7 metres
Width:0.4 ~ 0.5 metres
Flower Colour:Pink
Flowering Time:All year
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil Type:Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Potting mix
Plant Environment:Courtyard, Container growing, Cottage garden, Flower garden
Climate Zone:Warm temperate, Mediterranean, Semi-arid, Arid
Light:Sunny
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Open foliage
Lifespan:Short lived
Soil Moisture:Well-drained
Plant Usage:Feature plant, Border plant
Special Uses:Cut flower, Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Butterflies, Other insects

Neutrog Bush Tucker & medal

Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertilizer for this plant.