Dampiera linearis ‘Cobalt Mound’


A dwarf and compact form of Dampiera linearis, Cobalt Mound is a lovely low maintenance plant for containers and the flower garden, with gorgeous bright blue flowers from spring through to summer. Best in full sun to light shade, and likes a moist and well drained soil. Mulch around the plant to deter weeds and conserve moisture. Good for coastal sites and is frost tolerant.

Scientific Name:Dampiera linearis
Common Name:Dampiera
Plant Type:Ground cover, Clumping perennial
Height:0.2 ~ 0.3 metres
Width:0.3 ~ 0.5 metres
Flower Colour:Blue
Flowering Time:Spring, Summer
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil Type:Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Cottage garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden
Climate Zone:Warm temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Sunny, Light shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen, 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:Pollution tolerant, Fast growing, Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife:Butterflies, Other insects



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants