BLUE GEM™ Westringia
Blue Gem™ Westringia hybrid ‘WES03’ PBR
- The most vivid flowering Westringia we have ever seen
- Produces amazing bluish-purple flowers
- Bushy growth that responds very well to pruning
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.
Planting Density: 1-3 plants per m², 1-2 plants per linear metre.
Uses: Feature plant, mass plantings and native gardens.
Position: Full sun to light shade. Suits sandy to well drained clay soils. Tolerates cold and drought. 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).