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Pratia puberula

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Wantirna
B9
Size: 14cm
Available: 2
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.20 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $6.81 inc GST
C4, A7
Size: 14cm
Available: 23
$/Unit (EX GST): $5.78 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $6.35 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Pratia puberula Trailing Pratia, Alpine Pratia, Matted Pratia,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers Dense, Mat Forming, Running

Description:
This is a little Australian native ground cover, a flat grower that is a great weed suppressor and is also helpful with erosion control. From late spring through to Autumn, small mid-blue, sometimes purple to white five-petaled star shaped flowers cover the plant. Great for planting in between pavers, rockeries or cottage themed gardens. Grows approx. 20cm tall x 2m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade, Shade Loam

Landscape Use(s)
Courtyard, Erosion Control, Groundcover, Mass Planting, Rockery, Shady Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Snails And Slugs

Cultural Notes: Easy to grow groundcover preferring moist soil and a shady site. Trim after flowering to shape and feed with a liquid or slow release fertiliser. Will tolerate light frosts.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed

Family Name: Origin:
Campanulaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Blue, Purple, White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Spring
Fruit: No

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