A medium sized shrub to small tree. In its natural range in damp forests in NSW, Victoria and Tasmania it can grow to 9 metres tall. Attractive foliage, toothed green leaves with silver reverse, and trusses of white to creamy yellow flowers from mid spring through to late autumn which are faintly musk perfumed. The wood is used for woodworking.
|Scientific Name:||Olearia argophylla|
|Other Common Names:||Musk Daisy Bush|
|Plant Type:||Small tree, Large shrub|
|Height:||3 ~ 9 metres|
|Width:||2 ~ 5 metres|
|Flower Colour:||White, Cream, Yellow|
|Flowering Time:||Spring, Summer, Autumn|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral|
|Soil Type:||Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden, Flower garden|
|Climate Zone:||Warm temperate, Cool temperate|
|Light:||Light shade, Half shade|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Open foliage|
|Soil Moisture:||Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage|
|Frost Tolerance:||Tolerates light frost|
|Special Features:||Fast growing|
|Attracts Wildlife:||Other insects|
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