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Correa alba Silver Star

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Correa alba Silver Star Prostrate White Correa,
Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Dense, Prostrate

A prostrate form of Correa with grey/green foliage and a good display of white star flowers occurring in winter/early spring. Grows best in full sun to part shade in most well drained soil types. Silver Star withstands dry conditions. Correa Silver Star makes a hardy rockery plant or general garden plant. Low spreading habit makes it a versatile plant for smaller gardens.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Groundcover, Habitat, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Verge, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Rutaceae Australia

Foliage Colour: Green, Grey
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

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