Pultenaea pedunculata – Matted Bush-Pea

A dense growing prostrate shrub with showy bright yellow to orange yellow pea flowers. It is long flowering, from early spring to mid summer. It does well in part shade in moist but well drained soils. It is drought and frost tolerant once established.
This is an endangered species in the wild.

Scientific Name:Pultenaea pedunculata
Common Name:Bush-Pea
Other Common Names:Eggs And Bacon , Matted Bush-Pea
Plant Type:Small shrub, Ground cover
Height:0.2 ~ 0.6 metres
Width:1 ~ 3 metre
Flower Colour:Yellow, Orange
Flowering Time:Spring, Summer
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil Type:Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Light shade, Half shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Spreading
Soil Moisture:Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Propagation Method:Seed, Softwood cutting
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Groundcover, Feature plant, Border plant
Special Uses:Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Other insects



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants