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Brachyscome multifida Metallic Blue

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Brachyscome multifida Metallic Blue Cut Leaf Daisy, Rocky Daisy, Hawkesbury Daisy,
Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers Prostrate, Spreading

Metallic Blue is a compact form of the native daisy to around 30cm in height and 60cm wide, producing a mass of purplish blue flowers that will flower for most of the year round. Very adaptable to most soil conditions, dark green finely cut foliage, suitable to be used as a borders, mass planting and in a water wise garden.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
<15cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any

Landscape Use(s)
Coastal Garden, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Topiary / Espalier, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Asteraceae Australia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Blue
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: All Year
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: High