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Crowea exalata Pink Starlet

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Wantirna
B4
Size: 14cm
Available: 13
$/Unit (EX GST): $8.60 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $9.46 inc GST
B4
Size: 20cm
Available: 5
$/Unit (EX GST): $17.81 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $19.59 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Crowea exalata Pink Starlet Small Crowea, Waxflower,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Rounded, Shrub Like

Description:
Beautiful small to medium native shrub for all gardens. Small narrow green foliage and pink buds open to star-like pink flowers from Autumn through to late Spring. Grows approx. 80cm x 80cm. Great to use in rockeries or as a border.

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

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Fragrant Garden, Habitat, Low Water Garden, Rockery, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free, Scale, Sooty Mould

Cultural Notes: A hardy plant that requires little maintenance other than an annual tip prune after flowering. Will benefit from an occasional feed with slow release low phosphorus fertilizer. Mulching around the base will help to conserve moisture.

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

Family Name: Origin:
Rutaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Spring
Fruit: No

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