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Westringia fruticosa Wynyabbie Gem Dwarf

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Westringia fruticosa Wynyabbie Gem Dwarf Dwarf Native Rosemary, Coastal Rosemary, Coast Rosemary,
Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Dense, Shrub Like

Densely foliaged native shrub growing approx 2.5m tall by 1.5 m high. Foliage is narrow, grey-green in colour and tighter than Wynyabbie Gem. Flowers are lilac-mauve. Flowers mostly in Spring, but spot flowers throughout the year. Very useful for coastal sites, as a native hedge or clipped to shape.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Wind Break, 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:
Lamiaceae Australia

Foliage Colour: Green, Grey, Silver
Flower Colour: Blue, Purple
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: No

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