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Pointy, grey-green coloured leaves on this Australian native, up to 9cm x 5cm, richly felted and soft to touch. Butterfly attracting!
Blooms: White star-shaped flowers, measuring 20mm, with small margin of red under a pale rose corona. Up to 40 flowers per umbel. Strong, spicy fragrance. Flowers last up to 7 days.
Sun exposure: Flowers best in bright, filtered sunlight. Leaves will darken in darker growing conditions.
Water requirement: Prefers well-drained gravelly mix. Water less in winter.
Maintenance: Low. Fertilise in growing period.
Special note: Formerly called H. keysii. Native to Australia. WAOL permitted. Significant variations exist within this subspecies. Damaged plant exudes white sap which is toxic.
Each living plant is unique and may vary in size, colour, or shape depending on the season. Flowering plants are sent when available. Plants are sent bare-rooted.