Conospermum triplinervium – Tree Smoke Bush

This tall and open shrub has masses of interesting woolly grey flowers in spring and summer. Will grow on most soil types, in full sun to part shade. Grows to approximately 3-4 metres tall and a metre wide. Dislikes hot and humid climates, likes a well drained soil. Tolerates light frost.

Scientific Name:Conospermum triplinervium
Common Name:Smoke Bush
Other Common Names:Tree Smoke Bush
Plant Type:Large shrub
Height:3 ~ 4 metres
Width:1 ~ 2 metre
Flower Colour:White
Flowering Time:Spring, Summer
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil Type:Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Saline, Poor soil
Plant Environment:Flower garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Sunny, Light shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Dense foliage, Open foliage, Mound-shaped
Soil Moisture:Well-drained
Propagation Method:Seed, Softwood cutting, Semihardwood cutting, Layering
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Hedge, Feature plant, Screen, Windbreak
Special Uses:Cut flower, Erosion control, Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Butterflies



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants