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Westringia hybrida Blue Gem

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Wantirna
B9
B5, Indoor
C5, A8, Indoor, Specials
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Wantirna
B9
Size: 14cm
Available: 20
$/Unit (EX GST): $8.35 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $9.18 inc GST
B5, Indoor
Size: 14cm
Available: 64
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.88 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.66 inc GST
C5, A8, Indoor, Specials
Size: 14cm
Available: 23
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.14 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $7.85 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Westringia hybrida Blue Gem Native Rosemary, Coastal Rosemary, Coast Rosemary, WES03,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Bun Shaped

Description:
Blue Gem™ Westringia flowers profusely in spring, and regularly at other times of the year with bluish-purple flowers. Great in native gardens or in any flower garden and can be pruned to shape as required. Size: 1-1.5m high x 80cm-1.3m wide. Uses: Feature plant, mass plantings and native gardens.

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

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

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Topiary / Espalier, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Avoid wet feet or depressed planting areas. Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Prune to shape 1-3 times a year after flowering (this depends on your requirements, more frequent pruning will provide a tidier hedge/shape). Where it works: NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, SA, WA and South East QLD (not suited to Northern QLD).

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

Family Name: Origin:
Lamiaceae Australia

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

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