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Phyllanthus minutiflora

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Phyllanthus minutiflora Leaf Flower,
Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
TBA Prostrate, Spreading

Description:
Small evergreen prostrate native shrub with dark-green oval shaped leaves. Great to use in native garden beds. Tolerates tropical climates. Grows approx. 50cm tall. Also known as Phyllanthus virgatus. Is classified as a weed in some areas.

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

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

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Tropical Garden, 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:
TBA Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Spring, Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

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