Ocean Reef™ Hibbertia spicata ‘WA01’
- A compact Hibbertia with very glossy leaves
- A slow growing shrub that does not tend to elongate
- Yellow buttercup flowers in spring
Description: The Ocean Reef™ plant is a relatively slow growing small shrub that does not tend to elongate. It has a tight structure with small, glossy leaves.
Excellent in coastal and limestone locations, as it will tolerate higher pH. Has proven sound in containers for periods up to 18 months, but Ocean Reef™ Hibbertia is best as a bedded plant with sound nutrient and moisture. This shrub needs sun every available day but will tolerate half day shade if kept warm and not too wet.
Size: 50cm high x 25cm wide.
Uses: For small gardens, mass planting, borders and as a ground cover.
Position: Full sun to half day shade. Drought tolerant
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 as required.
Where it works: WA.
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Heights shown on the website are for general gardening conditions. In well maintained gardens, some plants will get taller.