Dampiera linearis ‘Blue Moon’ – Dampiera

A perennial mounding plant, Dampiera Blue Moon has bright violet blue flowers from late spring through to autumn. It has a nice compact and ground covering habit, and will flower best in a sunny spot, but can also grow in light shade. Needs a well drained soil. Feed with a good native fertiliser in spring. Great for borders and retaining walls, and will also look great in a large container. Tolerates some frost.

Scientific Name:Dampiera linearis
Common Name:Dampiera
Plant Type:Ground cover
Height:0.1 ~ 0.5 metres
Width:0.4 ~ 0.6 metres
Flower Colour:Blue
Flowering Time:Spring, Summer, Autumn
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil Type:Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix
Plant Environment:Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Cottage garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden
Climate Zone:Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Sunny, Light shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Dense foliage, Spreading, Mound-shaped
Soil Moisture:Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Groundcover, Feature plant, Border plant, Wow factor
Special Uses:Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife:Butterflies, Other insects



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants