Plant as a feature or hedge in a warm sunny frost-free spot to enjoy clusters of tiny pink scented flowers winter through to summer. The butterflies will love them too! Stands up to beachside wind and salt spray.
APPEARANCE : Fast growing evergreen shrub with large rounded leaves and clusters of perfumed pink flowers late winter-early summer. The nectar rich flowers are irresistible to bird life, bees and butterflies! USE FOR : Plant as a privacy screen or flowering hedge, for smaller cottage style gardens, make it the star feature. PLANTING : Plant in a full sun-partly shaded location in free draining soil. Suited to coastal planting. Tolerates prolonged dry periods once established. CARE : Mulch after planting and water regularly for the first 12 weeks, or until the plant is established. Prune lightly after flowering (avoid cutting into old wood) and fertilise using a slow release fertiliser yearly to encourage dense growth habit. Protect from frost. HEIGHT & WIDTH : 2-3 m H x 3 m W. YOUR PLANTS : These plants are tube-stock 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 gallery