The stunning silvery foliage borne on upright branches and the masses of white daisy flowers in spring are the key features of this lovely Australian shrub. Use it as a feature plant for a shrubbery where the light coloured foliage will contrast with other plants to create a year round feature. Give it a light trim after it finishes blooming in spring.
|Other Common Names:||Daisy-bush|
|Plant Type:||Small shrub, Ground cover|
|Height:||0.8 ~ 1 metre|
|Width:||0.8 ~ 1 metre|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral, Alkaline|
|Soil Type:||Sandy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix, Poor soil|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant|
|Climate Zone:||Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Semi-arid|
|Light:||Sunny, Light shade|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Dense foliage, Mound-shaped|
|Soil Moisture:||Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage|
|Frost Tolerance:||Tolerates light frost|
|Plant Usage:||Attractive foliage|
|Special Uses:||Erosion control, Playground friendly|
|Attracts Wildlife:||Bees, Butterflies|
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