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Zieria cytisoides Pink Crystals

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Zieria cytisoides Pink Crystals Downy Zieria,
Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Rounded, Shrub Like

A dwarf, hardy and compact native shrub, naturally found in Northern New South Wales. It has dense aromatic foliage of small green leaves. From winter through spring it has masses of dainty pink star shaped flowers. A great hardy plant that will withstand salt, frost and drought.

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

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

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Cut Flower, Erosion Control, Feature, Habitat, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Playgrounds, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

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

Family Name: Origin:
Rutaceae Australia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: Yes
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

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