A low spreading native shrub to 50cm high, good for hedges. Violet flowers in abundance during late winter, ideal as a rambling ground cover in cottage style gardens, or clipped to shape for a more formal appearance.
DESCRIPTION: Attractive ground cover with deep violet flowers from July - September, commonly called purple coral pea or happy wanderer. USE IN: Beautiful in groups as a mass display of flowering colour. Suitable for pots. LOCATION: This Ozbreed variety has a neat, upright growth habit. Full sun to semi shaded position in the garden, tolerates most soil types. Plant in a free draining soil rich in organic matter. A potting mix rich with peat moss or humus is ideal. Hardy plant, will tolerate light frost. CARE: Mulch and water well, prune after flowering and more frequently for a tidy hedge and to prolong the plant's health and life. Feed with a slow release native fertiliser during spring - Hardenbergia are phosphorus-sensitive so the P ratio of the fertiliser needs to be under 3%. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 50 cm H x Up to 2 m W. YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants, with young healthy roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80 mm x 42 mm wide.