Dampiera diversifolia - kangaroo lobelia DESCRIPTION: Cute native groundcover with a compact habit and the brightest blue flowers in spring. Native to WA but happy in any well-drained sheltered location in most of Australia. USES: Groundcover, mass planting, and rockery planting. Needs good drainage. Suited to container planting in locations where the garden soil isn't free draining. PLANTING: Plant in free draining soil in a partly shaded location, dappled sunlight is perfect. Mulch after planting to retain moisture and regulate soil temperatures as the young plant establishes. Tolerates frost and drought once established. CARE: An application of a native slow release fertiliser in spring will help keep the plant healthy. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 30 cm H x 1 m W. YOUR PLANTS: These are tube-stock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The average size of your plants will be 15 -25 cm in height including the pot height of 80 mm x 42 mm wide.