Pratia - blue star creeperBack in stock: NOW
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Dainty native ground cover with delicate pale blue flowers and tiny round leaves; ideal as a border or along and in between pathways. Will tolerate light foot traffic and appreciates a little shade. You can see the difference between the blue and white pratia foliage in the image gallery.
We can't ship this product to Tasmania or Western Australia
Pratia puberula - blue star creeperAPPEARANCE : Spreading fast-growing native plant related to lobelia that forms a dense, low carpet able to withstand light foot traffic. Produces masses of small palest blue flowers during spring and summer. Rounder leaves than the white flowered pedunculata.
USE FOR : Great for filling spaces in rockeries, edging in gardens or defining large paved areas. Makes a ornamental lawn in termperate climates.
PLANTING : Mulch and water well regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks.
CARE : Prefers moist conditions, water often during dry periods. Fertilise in Spring to encourage plenty of new growth. Will survive drought and full sun but prefers cooler shadier places to look its best.
HEIGHT & WIDTH : 10cm 1.5 m.
YOUR PLANTS : These plants are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide. You can see an example in the image galleryIn WA or TAS? We can't ship this plant to you for state biosecurity reasons.